The Poetry Question

Discovering the Relevance of Words

I Saw Patton Oswalt in Portland Last Weekend and It Made Me Think of Chinese Graffiti

Disclaimer:  This is not really a review. I am not a critic by trade and I don’t feel qualified to pass judgment on the show itself, not that that’s ever … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

Best of The Day – May 23rd

Caesar Delaney    “My Mother Always Wanted” My mother always wanted for everything to go her way This includes me doing the right thing My mother always wanted me to … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

INTERVIEW: Blueprint, On Writing, Influences, and Recovery

With more than 20 releases under his belt between solo albums, and as a member of Soul Position (with RJD2) and Greenhouse Effect, Bluprint has made quite a name for … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

As a white male, a majority of majorities, I can’t talk about race.  I’m not qualified to. Race isn’t an issue for me, right?  Life is easy; things are handed … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · 38 Comments

TWITTER-VIEW: Louis Farrakhan Responds to The Poetry Question

  Louis Farrakhan is the leader of the Nation of Islam. He was appointed to that position by Elijah Muhammad in 1975. He’s a very polarizing political and religious figure. … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: Roseanne Barr Usually Ends With A “Poop or Fart Punchline”

Roseanne Barr went from Queen of White Trash Comedy, to Macadamia Nut farmer, to serious Peace and Freedom Party presidential candidate. I don’t think I need to go over all … Continue reading

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Sometimes, Boxes Are Boxes.

I went into my office to clear off a space on my desk; I never intended for you to be a part of that space. The box sat there for … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · 7 Comments

QOTD – Your Favorite Poetic Prose…

Tyler gets me a job as a waiter, after that Tyler’s pushing a gun in my mouth and saying, the first step to eternal life is you have to die. … Continue reading

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The Daily Prompt: May 28th

Rules: 1. Use the prompt in the way it’s intended (starting a sentence, the title of the piece, theme, etc) 2. You may write in any format you see fit … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · 10 Comments

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