19 March 2010

Invective against invectives.

I have spent far too much time away from Wallace Stevens. Where has he been all of these years, aside from his influence, which seems to pervade at least half of the poetry I enjoy reading, if not all of it?

We're on Harmonium for my MFA class, and I have the strangest sense of deja vu, as if I'm back in grad school studying for my comps again, and about to hop on the #8 bus and ride home and sunbathe on the roof.

I feel a lot healthier today, after almost two weeks of being sick. I'd rather be sick now than at AWP, however. Apparently AWP is right around the corner. You should definitely put this on your agenda, if you'll be there.

Offsite poetry reading at AWP Denver,

hosted by Mary Biddinger & Michael Dumanis

Friday, April 9, 2010

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Paris on the Platte Cafe & Bar

1553 Platte St., Ste 102

Denver, CO

Free admission & appetizers, cash bar

Readings by:

Allison Benis White, John Bradley, Ashley Capps, Oliver de la Paz, Heather Derr-Smith, David Dodd Lee, Elyse Fenton, John Gallaher, Beckian Fritz Goldberg, Helena Mesa, Mathias Svalina, & Allison Titus

Sponsored by:

Cleveland State University Poetry Center

The University of Akron Press


Unrelated: happy weekend to all.

Take on May

It's the first day of finals week and I already have that loopy off-my-routine feeling. Waiting for things to grade, and when those ...