I meant to post this Anne Sexton poem on November 22, which was the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, but obviously I missed that particular deadline. People who were […]
I don’t believe in God, but I am a poet. I’m a sucker for words and symbols, which means that rituals get me. Rituals, in fact, are why I questioned […]
It’s Joni Mitchell’s 70th birthday! If, like me, you have Blue permanently etched into your skull, you’re probably already listening to it right now. If you do nothing else today, […]
My gal Muriel on The Toast Check out my new post about Muriel Rukeyser on (the wonderful) The Toast.