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Master of the verse

A guide to sifting through MFA programs for the best in poetry.

By Meredith Quinn | Published: February 19, 2015

News of poetry

A reporter returns to her first love, and finds she can explore her journalistic obsessions.

By Alissa Quart | Published: February 19, 2015

The old house of poetry

Eliot said: “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” We hope this issue finds you sitting with writers whose work engages you and pushes you far. And again farther.

By Alicia Anstead | Published: February 19, 2015

Waxing Poetic

In honor of National Poetry Month, the best poets in America share the poets and poetry that have influenced and inspired their own writing.

Published: February 18, 2015

Twofer

Writing partners share a special bond through respect and trust – despite challenges.

By Patti Hartigan | Published: February 17, 2015

What the L?

A reflection on a typo.

By Alicia Anstead, Editor-in-Chief | Published: February 13, 2015

What inspired that novel?

Where do stories come from? A look at the inspiration behind 10 classic novels.

By Meredith Quinn, Contributing Editor | Published: February 9, 2015