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Minnie Bruce Pratt’s “The Struggle to Write”

Check out a wonderful two-part piece at The Poetry Foundation’s website: First is Minnie Bruce Pratt’s long biographical piece, “The Struggle to Write.” Following that is critic and historian Julie Enszer’s Afterword about lesbian publishing, especially Night Heron Press, a … Continue reading

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Jeanne M. Leiby, 1964-2011

Last month I learned of the death of Jeanne Leiby, editor of The Southern Review and author of Downriver, which we published in 2007. Downriver had been selected by Quinn Dalton as the winner of the first Doris Bakwin Award … Continue reading

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why I like grant applications

Of course I could fill two paragraphs with why I don’t like them (e.g., budgets present and past, learning new application software, the very fact of a deadline), but there is much that I do like. Interestingly, writing a good … Continue reading

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