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A Poetry Daily Prose Feature:

"Deep down, in the darkest part of the heart, no matter how modest we have become or profess to be, doesn't every writer - woken in the middle of the night for an immediate Yes or No - wish for Fame?" From Fugue:
Christopher Buckley's "Fame & Fortune, or, I am not Christopher Buckley"

Lannan Foundation National Endowment for the Arts
In the News....
"Do I contradict myself? Very well then..."
Not just for specialists:
"He was no teddy bear."
Once more unto the breach, dear friends:
"Microwave biography at its worst":
"Plenty of attitude... as well as the skill to back it up":
Poet's Choice:
"We are in a border time..."
  • Alberto Ríos talks about his work and his most recent collection, The Theater of Night. (From the Online NewsHour.)
"'English is exhausted'... but you use whatever you have in your magic hat":
  • Vincent Woods talks with Ulster writer Tom Mac Intyre about his new collection ABC. (Audio from RTÉ Radio 1 and Rattlebag.)
The Staircase Poetry Project:
  • Vincent Woods talks with Caoimhín Corrigan, Arts Officer for Co Leitrim, and poet Alice Lyons about a project joining poetry and visual arts. (Audio from RTÉ Radio 1 and Rattlebag.)
Yet once more, O ye laurels:
  • David Biespiel reflects on the tradition of elegies for fellow poets and introduces Seamus Heaney's "Stern". (From The Oregonian.)
"To dodge the curst conceit o' bein' richt":
New Arrivals:
These just in... Highlighted titles may be purchased from Poetry Daily / A complete list of all books and journals recently received at Poetry Daily is also available.
Recent Anthologies, etc.
Past Features:
Original articles, interviews, selections from special collections and journal issues, and more....
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