Brian Spears

Poet, Editor, Teacher, Blogger.

Poetic Lives Online

Via HTMLGIANT, Poets for Living Waters has put out a call for submissions. They’re calling it a “poetry action in response to the Gulf Oil Disaster of April 20, 2010, one of the most profound man-made ecological catastrophes in history.”

I rarely link to the same place twice in the same column, but this was too much to pass up. I don’t know how a teacher could do more to destroy a child’s potential interest in poetry than this.

The Poetry Foundation has entered App World. You can read my review here.

Monica Ferrell’s “Beautiful Funeral” in Guernica.

Amy Letter ponders the future of the book.

The All England Lawn Tennis Club has appointed a Championships Poet. Will the French Open select an official novelist next?

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May 22, 2010 - Posted by | Poetic Lives Online

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