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The Rhyme Ambush

You find yourself thinking in such predictable ways—predictable even to yourself.

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Reading A Poem Can Be Like Opening a Re-Sealable Packet of Cheese

Tear here, it says. Just in the corner where two thin clear sheets almost, but not quite, seal together.

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FOURTEEN TIPS FOR DEALING WITH REJECTION

I don’t mean in love, or in life. I’m talking poems here.

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What makes a successful poet?

Or should I put it another way: what makes a poet successful?

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Reining in the high horse

Do you say ‘weep’ ever – except inside a poem?

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Verbs leaning through the window and other coincidences

The coincidences in the poems sent in to me during the December window ARE uncanny.

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