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  • Featured Blogger
    By Philip Jenks

    “It’s just typing.” (Kakie Urch) First, I’m honored to contribute anything this Month. Of National Poetry Month. At Harriet. And, admittedly I’ve been freaking out....

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    By Camille Guthrie

    Book XII of William Blake’s 1808 Paradise Lost. This week I’ve been thinking about the moment in Book XI of Paradise Lost when Milton’s...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Camille Guthrie

    One of the poems I like to return to is John Ashbery’s “And Ut Pictura Poesis Is Her Name” from Houseboat Days (one of...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    At Boston Review, Elaine Scarry looks at Steven Pinker's The Better Angels of Our Nature, published last year, giving particular regard to increases in...

  • By Daisy Fried

    (Separated at birth?) My four-year old loves metaphor, although she says she loves simile better than “plain metaphor” because she likes the “like” in a...

  • By Thom Donovan

    This next month I am revising and typesetting my first book of poems, tentatively titled The Hole. Writing so much criticism and essay and...

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