Please check out my latest for The Toast, on Edna St. Vincent Millay and her glorious sexiness and talent: When women artists are beautiful, they are often accused of exploiting […]
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 […]
My gal Muriel on The Toast Check out my new post about Muriel Rukeyser on (the wonderful) The Toast.
It’s Coming Out Day! When I was an undergrad at Smith College, this was one of our beloved campus celebrations: the night before, anyone who wanted to (i.e., almost everyone) […]
Thank god for the series of tubes, which has allowed us to hear Edna St. Vincent Millay read to us after the better part of a century. You can read […]
July 4th is a good day to read Adrienne Rich’s brilliant poem “Prospective Immigrants Please Note.”