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Philip Metres
Arab American poet, translator, author of Sand Opera and other books.
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marwahelal Jan 16
and here’s that starred review: “This ambitious, groundbreaking book of poetry is the first full-length collection from poet and journalist Helal, who arrived in the U.S. from Egypt as a child...
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The Adroit Journal 12h
"[A]m I not meant to feel in my mouth the consonance, morphemic divergences, and sliding inflections of these words?" reviews 's INVASIVE SPECIES (), today on the blog!
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Milenko Budimir 11h
"Keep some room in your heart for the unimaginable"
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Philip Metres 11h
Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life? Rest in peace, poet and spiritual guide Mary Oliver
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Hannah 12h
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Andrew Epstein 12h
"To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work." -- RIP Mary Oliver
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Philip Metres 12h
Replying to @AndrewEpstein3
noooo.
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Philip Metres 13h
“Why Peace is Possible: Understanding the Anatomy of Aggression and Building Skills to Heal”: A Talk by Iraq War Vet Paul Chappell 1/23 7pm, Dolan Auditorium, . All are welcome! via
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Philip Metres Jan 16
Fox News Debuts Premium Channel For 24-Hour Coverage Of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez via
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Nightboat Books Jan 16
A week from today is the release party of 's Invasive species at 7PM! Don't miss it!
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Philip Metres Jan 16
The folk really outdid themselves this time!
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Emilia Phillips Jan 16
Thrilled that my chapbook HEMLOCK is now available for preorder from , alongside works by , , , Jehanne Dubrow, Simone Person, & . Many thanks to Patty, Law, and Zoe for all their work!
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Natalie Eilbert Jan 15
This changed my life <3 Submit!
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Philip Metres Jan 16
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Philip Metres Jan 15
Replying to @cotter404
😂so true.
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Philip Metres Jan 15
Calling it "spring term" seems a bit optimistic....
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Ilya Kaminsky Jan 15
Prob. two of the more interesting statements of the 20th century: Attention, taken to its highest degree, is the same thing as prayer. It presupposes faith and love. Absolutely unmixed attention is prayer. -Weil * Attentiveness is the natural prayer of the human soul -Celan
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Gordon Square Review Jan 15
🚨We're now accepting prose and poetry submissions for issue 4! 🚨Plus, if you have a connection to Northeast Ohio, submit to our POETRY CONTEST, judged by the amazing . Winner gets $250 and major bragging rights!
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Philip Metres Jan 15
is at the forefront of classic lit journals embracing digital platforms & the pulsing energy of the rising writers. This oldschool one is grateful. Hear new lit here (my poem for Fady Joudah & others'):
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Philip Metres Jan 14
Replying to @MJ_Croley
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