Posted on 11/15/2019 at 07:26 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An extra stanza of Charles Baudelaire’s erotic poem “The Jewels” has been made public for the first time in more...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 11/13/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bookworms might want to ask for airfare to Key West for their Christmas present this year. Poet and short-story writer...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 10/30/2019 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The first three episodes of Apple TV’s Dickinson — the quasi-modern adaptation of poet Emily Dickinson’s life — come out...

Posted on 10/24/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Actor John Lithgow has officially thrown himself into the political fray. While in the past, his involvement was just artistic...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 10/22/2019 at 02:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Once again, don’t let anyone tell you that words aren’t powerful. Writer Jane Marla Robbins found herself short $4 in...

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Tagged As: Just for fun, Poetry

Posted on 10/09/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This post is safe for work, but the discovery it addresses isn’t exactly clean. The oldest surviving pages from a...

Tagged As: History, Memorabilia, Poetry

Posted on 09/18/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The longlist for the National Book Award for Poetry came out today. Among the ten honorees is a political strategist:...

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Tagged As: Awards, Poetry

Posted on 09/07/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Headed to a party this weekend? Here’s a fun fact for you to break out when the conversation stalls: Waffle...

Tagged As: Just for fun, Poetry

Posted on 09/06/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Academy of American Poets handed out a number of awards yesterday, including one with a $100,000 prize. Rita Dove,...

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Tagged As: Awards, Poetry

Posted on 08/28/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The trailer for Apple TV’s upcoming show about poet Emily Dickinson was released earlier this week. Called simply Dickinson, it...

Categories: Today in Books