Personally, I Use a Nice Beaujolais…

Personally, I use a nice Beaujolais to engine my poems now and then.  But hey, whatever works:

Hypnotist finds himself getting very creative~

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And in other news, some fine words about Ana Bozicevic’s and my own new book, straight outta Arizona:

“While the imperious imperialism of the title speaks of inequality, distance, and irony, King’s latest book, her third from BlazeVOX, actually draws and holds the reader close. You’ll feel understood by this book as it speaks of birth, divinity, and the sociocultural moment that may have you weary…”

Continued at The University of Arizona Poetry Center!

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The Tower Journal also nicely notes Amy King’s and Ana Bozicevic’s new books!

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Why Competitions Divide and Water-down (or How Capitalism Culls Profit from Hopeful Poets)

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Poetry Cornered:  “In a consumerist world where speed and image rule, poetry’s emotional meanings are being lost.”

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In the Dark responds to “Poetry Cornered”

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Poet laureate attacks Afghanistan war in Christmas poem

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Sherman Alexie makes ESPN Sports

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Al Gore pens a poem

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New Issue of HOW2

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A poem on the mapping of the genome sits amida series of vignettes on “Food for Risen Bodies”

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Amy King is the recipient of the 2015 Winner of the Women’s National Book Association (WNBA) Award. Her latest collection, The Missing Museum, is a winner of the 2015 Tarpaulin Sky Book Prize. She serves on the executive board of VIDA: Women in Literary Arts and is co-editing with Heidi Lynn Staples the anthology Big Energy Poets of the Anthropocene: When Ecopoets Think Climate Change. She also co-edited the anthology Bettering American Poetry 2015 and is a professor of creative writing at SUNY Nassau Community College.

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