THE POET BY DAY

Daily Archives: February 4, 2019

This really does look like a wonderful opportunity for an emerging poet. And what a lovely prize: $1,000 and residency. There is no submission fee and you have plenty of time to work on your application. Details HERE. ABOUT Testimonials Disclosure Facebook Twitter Poet and writer, I was once columnist and associate editor of a regional employment publication. I currently run this site, The Poet by Day, an information hub for poets and… Read More

“There was an old belief that in the embers Of all things their primordial form exists, And cunning alchemists Could re-create the rose with all its members From its own ashes, but without the bloom, Without the lost perfume Ah me! what wonder-working, occult science Can from the ashes in our hearts once more The rose of youth restore? What craft of alchemy can bid defiance To time and change, and for… Read More