Tuesday, January 30, 2007

First DH review?

Sandra Alland might be the first person to review Double Helix. She makes mention of it on her excellent and politically-charged blog Blissful Times. I take her criticism in good spirit, although, to be fair, the literary figure I reference the most is that well-known white, male, Christian, heterosexual: Gertrude Stein.

Monday, January 22, 2007

Poems About Poems

Dan Waber of Minimalist Concrete Poetry fame (among many other projects) is running a series of verse poetics with a snowball constraint at Ars Poetica. I've contributed "Canada Dry" from American Standard/ Canada Dry. There's some great stuff on the site, and lots of Canadian content for a U.S. based project.

Tuesday, January 09, 2007

To b. or not to b.

So, the experience of the last month and a half has been good. I'll continue to post a weekly entry throughout 2007.

For those of you in the Toronto area, Sharon Harris is reading tonight at the Artbar at the Victory Cafe at 8 p.m.