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Bà Ngoại

Posted on: 23 November 2016 | Category: Creative Writing

I. A woman of habits and strong perfume. Still apple-bodied from the swell of twelve pregnancies.


Love song II: April

Posted on: 7 November 2016 | Category: Creative Writing

I buy you roses because I am trying to fall in love with you. (Only this is a lie, and I am also trying to stop lying to you.)


Ned Beauman workshop

Posted on: 7 November 2016 | Category: Articles and Features

Does a line – in a poem, in a story – mean anything if all it is is three song titles from an album the writer loves strung together and separated by commas?


sexual magic

Posted on: 6 November 2016 | Category: Creative Writing

for catherine blake tall, slender, & with unusually long legs she was his complement in every way he filled her, & she saw the world luckily for both of them


Poetry & Protest

Posted on: 6 November 2016 | Category: Articles and Features

Summer Sessions: Poetry and Protest featured readings and talks by poets Sean Bonney, Juliana Spahr and Ruby Robinson.


Friday in Barcelona

Posted on: 6 November 2016 | Category: Creative Writing

Viernes, high as Sagrada Família and feeling gothic, eyes caffeinated and vibrating, walking in a July heat which is espresso to the skin


Delivery

Posted on: 6 November 2016 | Category: Creative Writing

I bought this thing on Amazon it had three point five stars fifty three reviews.


Autumn 2015

Posted on: 3 November 2016 | Category: Creative Writing

Autumn 2015 is the second in a series that began with the University of Liverpool’s triumphant Spring 2014, a collection of student writing.


Viewpoint: A Short History of Creative Writing

Posted on: 24 October 2016 | Category: Articles and Features

Carl Seashore

Use the time of a total stranger in such a way that he or she will not feel the time was wasted, commanded Kurt Vonnegut, in rule one of his basic principles of writing.


Dancing in Odessa

Posted on: 3 November 2015 | Category: Creative Writing

The Centre for New and International invited three major American poets, Carolyn Forché, Brian Turner and Ilya Kaminsky to read from work on the theme of poetry and conflict. This event was co-sponsored by the Poetry Society and formed part of the University's Festival of Ideas commemoration of World War I.


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    Bà Ngoại

    Posted on: 23 November 2016 | Category: Creative Writing

    I. A woman of habits and strong perfume. Still apple-bodied from the swell of twelve pregnancies.