Today is release day for my "solo" album, "Inside Voices"
My second book, published by University of Pittsburgh Press, is out February 13, 2024
In which I'm invited to read a poem at a music festival hosted by one of my favorite bands
On poetry open mics, scenius, and my new podcast, One Little Light
As I write, it’s the morning of “Black Friday,” the colloquial name for the Friday after Thanksgiving as celebrated in the United States. Though that name for the day didn’t really pick up national usage until the internet, people in certain regions of the U.S. have been
On giving, instead of paying, attention
Curiosity instead of criticism
I reflect on a recent dream and answer some questions about ideas brought up in past newsletters.
Or: some thoughts on the 4th of July
If we reject meritocracy and its rewards, what motivates us to make art?