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Poetic Inspiration from Charles Ghigna

This simple, sweet book is a great gift for any writer and, really, any reader. Dear Poet is not a long, formal instruction manual on writing (which can be a … Continue reading

September 2, 2019 · 1 Comment

The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary

The kids in Ms. Hill’s class are writing poems for a time capsule. Poem by poem, the thoughts, emotions, and complications of being a fifth grader emerge. We learn that … Continue reading

November 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Review of THE POET X

  Some novels-in-verse read like separate poems strung together as story. The Poet X reads like a novel first—with the bonus that it’s told in verse through the strong voice … Continue reading

July 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Poetry for Your Beach Bag

Romance novels are the go-to for beach reads, but don’t forget to bring along a poetry book or two! Gaze out over the water. Read a few poems. Let your … Continue reading

June 11, 2016 · Leave a comment