I first discovered the phenomenal poet Pat Parker (1944-1989) in my early 20’s and immediately fell in love with her poetry. I discovered her poetry around the same time that she passed away, so unfortunately I never had the opportunity
I recently showed my students a few scenes from Julian Schnabel’s Basquiat, and while prepping the class the night before wound up watching the whole movie, for the amazing soundtrack and outfits, sure, but also for the endlessly appealing fable
I like to believe I've always been a woman of culture, a student ready to learn about the world, a kid who might still believe that for as much as we are all so very different we are also so
I’m thinking about all the magnificent souls I’ve been reading lately and just, also, enjoying the pleasure of sidling up next to at the humble mid-20th century bar in my suburban Atomic Ranch, following a reading at my college, an
As introduced by AWESOME CREATOR, Mycelium School Founder Matthew Abrams in this recent profile, the TALK PURPOSE series is a a Google supported conversation made possible with the partnership of SoCap & The HUB Ventures, in which Mycelium invites diverse stakeholders in age, race, status &
“How I'd like to think is as words come. Instead I think how they go. Catch them as they recede. This is because my brain is in my head and not someone else's so thoughts are leaving from the get-go.
Becoming Aware of Genuine Being-Duty: Thoughts On Bernadette Mayer When I think about Bernadette Mayer I think about flowers, I think about fucking, I think about a good joke. I think about children. I think about words like propagate, roseate, generate,
I have drunk in the words of Yona Harvey a'plenty and surfaced quenched. She is a blessing of a poet, a writer who's words stick in the psyche for time. Of her breadth of work, there is one particular poem
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