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May words always befriend you

GalleyCat is celebrating National Poetry Month by interviewing poets about working in “this digital age.” Recently, they shared their interview with Naomi Shihab Nye. Her response to the question Has the internet changed the way you interact with readers? tickled me: Interacting with readers is certainly speedier now! It’s a gift, though I still love handwritten … Continue reading

Weekly Wrap-up

Weekly Wrap-up

I’m saddened by the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy/Frankenstorm, and I’ve only witnessed it through photographs and videos. I’m thinking of and praying for those affected. Join me in volunteering and/or donating to help Hurricane Sandy victims. Animal lovers can adopt displaced pets. Registration for AWP’s 2013 Conference has been extended through Monday, November 5th. … Continue reading