My default process for generating draft poems involves a custom word bank in a spreadsheet with a random function. You can make one too.
Personal takeaways from my reading of “Pearl from the Dragon’s Mouth,” a book that explores the role of ‘feeling’ and ‘scene’ in Chinese poetics.
I’m launching a litmag in November 2021. Here’s why …
How do you transition from prose to verse in hybrid works? I’m collecting examples, so as to have some models and maybe a typology.
Here’s a poetry project inspired by spiritual labyrinths, concrete poetry, Oulipo and aleatory writing, neurology and other areas.
This is a writing exercise meant to help you experience a sense of ‘momentum’ and ‘movement’.
El Buscón is a funny, inventive book, with one of the greatest takedowns of poets I’ve ever read.
Thoughts about poetry and travel writing, prompted by the book, “Musashino in Tuscany: Japanese Overseas Travel Literature 1860-1912.”
Poetry mode is a blog by Andy Brown. It started as a Facebook page in 2016, then went dormant for awhile. But now it’s back.