Category Archives: NaPoWriMo ~ 2012

Poems I’ll write for NaPoWriMo ~ 2012.

2012 in review: my blog

It has been a good year for me as a writer, editor, and blogger. In particular, I’d like to mention NaPoWriMo 2012, NaHaiWriMo, the postcard poetry challenge in August 2012, and PaPoWriMo 2012 with the poet Jennifer Bullis in the … Continue reading

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Kuntz and Company interview!

I am honored to be featured in a Question and Answer interview with Kuntz and Company posted today. I thoroughly enjoyed being interviewed by Branden M. Griffith about Phrasings in Word and Dance and artistic collaboration. Read the interview here. … Continue reading

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The NaPoWriMo Interviews ~ Jennifer Bullis

I’d like to welcome poet Jennifer Bullis. Jennifer, it’s such an honor to have you here for an interview. Thank you! Please provide us with a short bio (up to you; say, 50 words or so?) I grew up in … Continue reading

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The NaPoWriMo Interviews ~ Andrew Shattuck McBride

Now that NaPoWriMo 2012 is over (whew!), I want to continue a conversation about NaPoWriMo and about writing poems with a handful of poets I admire. First of all, I’d like to welcome Andrew Shattuck McBride as my first interviewee … Continue reading

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“Welcoming Clyde” and my poems

Welcoming Clyde is a film by choreographer, filmmaker and dancer Pam Kuntz. Pam graciously granted me permission to post a link to her beautiful film. Thanks, Pam – I’m grateful! Read about Pam and her Dance Company, here: Kuntz and … Continue reading

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Beachcombing

Under consideration…. asm Will restore after it is published. Andrew Shattuck McBride NaPoWriMo April 30, 2012

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Cobalt Blue Harvest

Under consideration…. asm Will restore after it is published. Andrew Shattuck McBride NaPoWriMo April 29, 2012

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Chess set

I loved chess; Dad loved me. Dad found it somewhere, missing one or two pieces, a discard. It was a carved wooden folding box with alternating brown and white inlaid squares. Staunton- style brown and white pieces matched the squares. … Continue reading

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Mornings

He doesn’t sleep through the night any more. He’s up before dawn most mornings. In his kitchen he fills the Teflon hot pot with water and places it back on the stove, plugs it in. His coffee cup is speckled … Continue reading

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Elegy to M.

M. was a childhood friend who killed himself. I have removed the text of this poem from my blog post. Details to follow! Andrew Shattuck McBride NaPoWriMo April 26, 2012

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