THE POET BY DAY

Daily Archives: June 19, 2016

RESOURCES THE POET & THE POEM: Webcasts and Podcasts from the Poetry and Literature Center at the Library of Congress HERE. SOUTH CAROLINA POETS offer healing through poetry on the anniversary of the church shooting. On PBS website HERE. CALLS FOR SUBMISSIONS Opportunity Knocks SUPERSTITION [REVIEW], an online literary publication of Arizona State University, welcomes “submissions of art, fiction, nonfiction, and poetry during our two reading periods in fall (September and October)… Read More

I posted this a few years ago here and just included it in this month’s issue of The BeZine.  I’m re-posting it now because it highlights the quality and character of immigrants to the United States of America, which seems a good thing to do at this time. I’ll post this Sunday’s Poesy later today.  Juan Felipe Herrera is a Mexican-American poet and performance artist, a writer and cartoonist, a teacher and an activist. “Many poets since… Read More