Great event last night. I haven't read my poetry since I was pregnant (my kid is 2). Thank you to Eslabon for inviting me. Thanks to The Firehouse Space, such a lovely place. Also, check out Andreas Rentsch, his work is fascinating! He uses X-ray film & photo chemicals to create this stirring images.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered. --Nelson Mandela
I Suck at This
That is, keeping up with this blog. Perhaps it's because I didn't do much writing this summer. But I have been doing my steady Sunday blogging at The Rumpus (and Notable New York listings on Monday), so it's not like I've been sitting on my couch twiddling my thumbs. In other news, not related to… Continue reading I Suck at This
New Poem at 92nd Street Y: What I Remember
Technically the poem is not new. I wrote it last summer for a workshop I took at the 92nd Street Y with poet Cornelius Eady. It was a great workshop and it was nice to be back with a group of poets, writing new work and workshopping poems. Read the poem at the 92nd Street… Continue reading New Poem at 92nd Street Y: What I Remember