Straw Dog Writers Guild Will Publish Jennifer Delozier

 

On June 2,  Straw Dog Writes Guild will publish a piece about the pandemic on their blog.  Check it out:

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https://www.strawdogwriters.org/pandemicproject

New Book of Poems: Crater & Tower

Duck Lake Books is publishing tomorrow a wonderful new book by Cheryl J. Fish, Crater & Tower.

In 2010, Fish attended the Pulse Gathering of Scientists at Mount St. Helen’s Volcanic National Monument where in 1980 the crater erupted blowing more than 1,000 feetfrom the mountain top.

This accomplished poet and scholar, having witnessed the terrifying events of September 11, 2001 from a few blocks away as a resident and professor at a nearby community college, melded the “smoke and ash at both places, fragments of bone and rock,shock and death” (1) into the poems in Crater & Tower.

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Below are links to this book:

https://www.amazon.in/Crater-

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On Writing at Home in These Troubled Times

I have been trying to reorient myself to writing alone at home.  I am a writer who attends groups and writes in coffee shops, and I can’t now with the sequestering going on.  One suggestion I got was to establish a regular place to write at home.  Do any of you writers have other suggestions?red framed eyeglasses on newspapers
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Rudyard Kipling on Isolation

“We’re all islands shouting lies to each other across seas of misunderstanding.”
― Rudyard Kipling, The Light That Failed

Is anyone feeling isolated in this Corona Virus precautions environment?IMG_9518