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Happy Labor Day

Love you © Ellen Wade Beals, 2017

Hello there!  It’ll be just a short post today as I don’t think anyone is thinking too much about writing. It’s the beginning of a long weekend, the last one of summer. Already in Chicago the nights are chilly, and yesterday I saw geese fly overhead. I wonder whether this means our upcoming winter will …

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Congrats to Philip Levine, our new Poet Laureate

The big news in poetry is that Philip Levine is the new U.S. Poet Laureate so we want to wish him congratulations!  Two of his poems (“Songs” and “Waking in Alicante”) appear in Solace in So Many Words. Our admiration for his writing was the reason we contacted Philip Levine, and our admiration for him …

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