Magazine Articles Tagged With craft

The Time Is Now: Writing Prompts and Exercises

by Staff

The Literary Life

Posted 12.15.15

Staff

Experiment with myth, reinvent your relationships, and give love a bad name—three prompts to ignite the creative process.

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Elena Passarello Craft Capsule: Portland 2015

Posted 12.1.15

Essayist Elena Passarello presents "Point Sublime: Research and Uncertainty in the Literary Essay" as part of the Craft Capsules portion of Poets & Writers Live in Portland, Oregon, on October 17, 2015

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Leni Zumas Craft Capsule: Portland 2015

Posted 12.1.15

Fiction writer Leni Zumas presents "In Praise of Debris: On Using Shards, Dregs, and Detritus in Fiction" as part of the Craft Capsules portion of Poets & Writers Live in Portland, Oregon, on October 17, 2015.

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Matthew Dickman Craft Capsule: Portland 2015

Posted 12.1.15

Poet Matthew Dickman presents "Skinheads, Suicide, and Government Assistance: Why Subjects Don't Make Poets Into Heroes" as part of the Craft Capsules portion of Poets & Writers Live in Portland, Oregon, on October 17, 2015.

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The Time Is Now

by Staff

The Literary Life

Posted 10.14.15

Staff

Invent new words, change your perceptions, or get mistaken for strangers--three exercises to flex your creative muscles.

 

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The Poet’s Job: How I Make a Living in Poetry

by Ken Waldman

The Practical Writer

Posted 9.1.15

September/October 2015

Alaska’s Fiddling Poet, who over the past twenty years has been playing his fiddle and reading poems for audiences across the country, talks about how he has built a career—and a life—out of touring and sharing his music and poetry with others.

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The Time Is Now

by Staff

The Literary Life

Posted 8.19.15

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Compose a poem from a stranger’s perspective, unlock your unconscious with “automatic writing,” or create your own astrological forecast—three prompts to help you reach new depths in your writing.

 

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Jenny Boully Craft Capsule: Chicago 2015

Posted 7.10.15

Author Jenny Boully presents "Beginnings and Endings: Revising Lives in Nonfiction" as part of the Craft Capsules portion of Poets & Writers Live in Chicago on June 20, 2015.

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Roger Reeves Craft Capsule: Chicago 2015

Posted 7.10.15

Poet Roger Reeves presents "The Work of Poetry in the Age of Ferguson, Baltimore, and Charleston: Towards a Klepto_Poetics" as part of the Craft Capsules portion of Poets & Writers Live in Chicago on June 20, 2015.

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Edward Kelsey Moore Craft Capsule: Chicago 2015

Posted 7.10.15

Novelist Edward Kelsey Moore presents "Making Up the Truth: Using Real-Life Experiences to Enrich Fiction" as part of the Craft Capsules portion of Poets & Writers Live in Chicago on June 20, 2015.

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