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Is the NSA Spying on Your Love Poems? August 28, 2013: Your privacy-invasion fears just got worse: according to the Wall Street Journal National Security Agency officers have used their substantially unmitigated access to spy-technologies to spy on their love-interests. National Security Agency officers on several occasions have channeled their agency’s enormous eavesdropping power to spy on [...] by

A Valentine’s Day toast from J.J. Walker February 14, 2011: May your own attempts at love poetry never fall victim to a laugh track, and may your Valentine's Day be full of Good Times. by

the episode in which I hug everyone April 3, 2010: Since my arrival in NYC on Thursday I have hugged at least 30 great, and new, and new great American writers. And tomorrow I have a few more to add to my list.  I’ve only been in public about 18 hours total, so that adds up to more than two love encounters an hour. I have the scent of America’s poetry scene on my skin, and the words of [...] by

Take Time Out for a Meatball Sandwich February 25, 2010: [audio:http://www.poetryfoundation.org/harriet/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Take-Time-Out-for-a-Meatball-Sandwich.mp3] by

I Didn’t Expect to Be Here February 16, 2010: [audio:http://www.poetryfoundation.org/harriet/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/I-DIdnt-Expect-to-Be-Here-FINAL.mp3] by

“The only reason there is for living is to love” February 10, 2010: [audio:http://www.poetryfoundation.org/harriet/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Valentines-Day.mp3] by

How Poetry Came About February 9, 2010: [audio:http://www.poetryfoundation.org/harriet/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/How-Poetry-Came-About-FINAL.mp3] by

Dénouement de Raquel January 16, 2010: [audio:http://www.poetryfoundation.org/harriet/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/DenoumentdeRacquelFINAL.mp3] by

Desiring Criticism January 15, 2010: I have noticed a lot of interest in criticism—what criticism is, how it should function—at Harriet/Poetry Foundation. And especially interest in the function of ‘negative’ criticism. Throughout the past couple years I have had a few different answers to the question of what criticism does. Or rather, what it can do. Criticism, not unlike [...] by