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    Hitting the wrong notes in the high-school band room.

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From This Issue October 2018
From Poem TalkOctober 2018

Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Susan Schultz, Sally Van Doren, and Huda Fakhreddine.

  • From Poetry Off the ShelfOctober 2018

    Exploring exercises to be more present in your life and writing.

  • From PoetryNowOctober 2018

    Ali Power considers the relationship between a psychotherapist and her patient. Produced by Katie Klocksin.

  • From The Poetry Magazine PodcastOctober 2018

    The editors discuss Sarah Gridley’s poem “Where Are the Days of Tobias” from the October 2018 issue of Poetry.

  • From VSOctober 2018

    VS hits the block with Jacob Saenz, whose APR/Honickman Prize-winning collection Throwing the Crown just dropped on Copper Canyon Press. He chats with Franny...


Poems to read as the leaves change and the weather gets colder.

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    Discussing prose written by poets, Joseph Brodsky has remarked, “the tradition of dividing literature into poetry and prose dates from the beginnings...

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    Poet and essayist Adrienne Rich was one of America’s foremost public intellectuals. Widely read and hugely influential, Rich’s career spanned seven decades...

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