Posts tagged poetry
Posts tagged poetry
My new book of cartoons “You’re All Just Jealous of My Jetpack” is out now. Details are here.
As a freelance writer in the world of copywriting and web writing, your passion for writing might extend to the world of literature.
Hoping to publish a novel or memoir? Or a collection of poems/stories/essays?
The great news is that writing in the world of literature doesn’t just indulge your interest; it can also further your professional freelance career by diversifying your portfolio and demonstrating the range of your talents.
The first step is to submit your writing to literary magazines.
TODAY (April 25th) is your LAST DAY to win a copy of Atlanta Review’s 10th anniversary anthology, The Gift of Experience! Comment on the blog post (link above) to enter. Also, if you subscribe to AR via this Lit Mag Spotlight, you’ll receive a FREE issue of your choice and a one-year subscription for only $9.99! What a deal!
Tony Hoagland’s a genius in expressing the undeniable connection between human beings, despite seemingly irreconcilable differences. I like this poem, and a lot of his poetry, because it kills you while it soothes.
Although this poem is well-known, I think it is one that everyone can connect with in some way. Neruda elicits such passion and despair regarding the possibility of being away from his loved one (whether it be his homeland or lover).
Comment on the blog post (link above) by April 25 to enter to win a copy of Atlanta Review’s 10th anniversary anthology, The Gift of Experience! Also, if you subscribe to AR via this Lit Mag Spotlight, you’ll receive a FREE issue of your choice and a one-year subscription for only $9.99! What a deal!
For Poem in Your Pocket Day we put a purple polka dot in Times Square to stand on and read your poem. Try saying that five times fast.
Happy Poem in Your Pocket Day!
We continue our monthlong poetry party by sharing some of the poems that changed our lives. Staffers are printing and passing around these favorites as part of Poem in Your Pocket Day. Feel free to print and carry your favorites too (or print ours for some new ones)!
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