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Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Hilarious!! "The poet laureate of the US is, of course...

W. S. Merwin." Of course- what?

Oh, Washington Post- you crack me up everytime!!!

Click HERE for the full story (well, tiny story)

We poets don't get no respect!!

Saturday, January 08, 2011

Did I say POE-try??

The annual contest by the Poetry Society of Virginia deadline is approaching.

check out the details HERE

get those poems in by January 19th- Edgar Allan's birthday...

and sad news- Richmond poet (and contest winner many times) Norma Richardson died after a LONG battle with cancer. her obituary will probably be in the Richmond Times Dispatch tomorrow.

Rest in peace with all the company of heaven, dear Norma!