Monthly Archives: October 2012

News and Events: Week of October 28th

Events Laurie Lamon, Elliott Bay Books (Seattle, WA) Thursday, November 1st at 7:00pm Plume is celebrating its first anthology and on-line presence with a reading including Laurie Lamon, Tess Gallagher, Rick Kenney, Brian Culhane, and Jim Bertolino. Click here for … Continue reading

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The Birth of a Press: Halleluiah!

Part 3 in our ongoing series, The Birth of a Press, CKP publisher Joan Cusack Handler discusses the ins and outs of running a poetry press. Then as if all my collective saints, angels and muses had heard my pleas … Continue reading

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News and Events: Week of October 22nd

Events Karen Chase, Harvard University Kennedy School, Land Hall (79 John F. Kennedy Street, Cambridge, MA.) Wednesday, October 24th at 6pm A poetry reading and conversation with Karen Chase Click here for more details

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Mozart, Eliot, Shelley and Davis

If I sing something out of my opera, I have to stop at once, for this stirs my emotions. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Anxiety is the handmaiden of creativity. T.S. Eliot Invention, it must be humbly admitted, does not consist in … Continue reading

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Nin Andrews Interviews Michael Miller

NIN ANDREWS This book [Darkening the Grass] is so full of compassion and insight. It’s a very serene read, and yet you are writing about challenging and traumatic events.   Can you talk a little bit about the process of writing … Continue reading

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News and Events: Week of October 15th

Events Michael Miller, Broadsides Bookstore (Northampton, MA) Wednesday, October 17th at 7:00pm Michael will be reading from Darkening The Grass Click here for more details Joseph O. Legaspi, Poets House (10 River Terrace, NYC) Wednesday, Oct. 17th at 7:00pm Page Meets … Continue reading

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Announcing our new blog feature: Commonplace Book

We are happy to announce our new recurring blog series, Commonplace Book by our own Teresa Carson. In this new weekly series, Teresa will be sharing quotes on writing/creativity/art/and much much more. Check out this week’s quotes: “It is the … Continue reading

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Book Press Release: Darkening the Grass

Darkening the Grass   Poems by Michael Miller   “I read Michael Miller’s poems with great pleasure in their accurate seeing, their assured phrasing, their true and proportionate feeling.” —Richard Wilbur   Michael Miller’s new volume of poems, DARKENING THE … Continue reading

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News and Events: Week of October 7th

Events Nin Andrews, The College of Wooster (Room 244, Kauke Hall, Wooster, OH) Wednesday, October 10th at 4 pm Nin will be reading selections from The Book of Orgasms and Southern Comfort Click here for more info News Karen Chase’s Jamali-Kamali … Continue reading

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The Birth of a Press: The Challenge

Part 2 in our ongoing series, The Birth of a Press, CKP publisher Joan Cusack Handler discusses the ins and outs of running a poetry press. Along the way it became clear that to sell poetry, publishers needed to expand … Continue reading

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