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@DujieTahat @mason__bryan @SiblingRivPress No...no I don’t think so... @OmarjSakr Omg yes I just keep those poems hidden away! (Then I pick their bones for whatever might become, if I’m lucky, a better poem...) @mchangpoet Nor is the semicolon with which another poem in the chapbook ends... @mchangpoet Nope @MK2LA @DujieTahat @SiblingRivPress It’s in my chapbook Star Map with Action Figures. Available @SiblingRivPress
10/20
2020
Wow! This thread! That’s a lot of commotion about a comma! I love it! https://t.co/fmqfQKGTUMI gave a lot of thought to it myself! https://t.co/fmqfQKGTUMHorse around w/@CPhillipsPoet on Nov 1, and your prosody will gallop! (sorry that's so corny but I couldn't help it… https://t.co/vinPqSAMnu
Retweeted by Carl PhillipsOn @PoetryFound's @Vsthepodcast, @Danez_Smif and @fannychoir interview PALE COLORS IN A TALL FIELD author… https://t.co/DfnNZt8Gr5
Retweeted by Carl PhillipsI’m looking forward to this! Join me! Let’s horse around, prosodically speaking! https://t.co/4atNwT3F00https://t.co/jVq9wo7S6A
10/19
2020
@davidbakerpoet The mornings here are monastic by design...silence, just under it the dog snoring...in a while the… https://t.co/ViPnQGU4Pd
10/18
2020
"He says sea foam’s more a mood, really, than a color. He believes there’s a landscape inside the body that contain… https://t.co/KhdfBEsyq2
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10/17
2020
Thx ! My poem that was banned by Poem-a-Day, months after it had been accepted! “Unsuitable” for high school reader… https://t.co/IJJulEH7Sv
10/16
2020
“… an indifference we’ve wielded so long we forget it’s there, almost, until something reminds us …” —… https://t.co/Zuod0vRbr4
Retweeted by Carl PhillipsAnd one of my favorite humans/writers to follow is @CPhillipsPoet. Bonus is his cooking show on Instagram weekly! ❤️ https://t.co/b5CqcnWtOn
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10/15
2020
Ok I’m afraid to listen to this myself (at least before cocktails!) but I do recall with gratitude how much fun we… https://t.co/KlDiyWPqXa“I started early — took my dog —“ https://t.co/xGgSxzjTbhGuess I better get ready... https://t.co/ryfGJNVtb3 @RayTBlue This includes looking for patterns, trying to see why the patterns are necessary, how they work. Reading… https://t.co/RgBaFYgLNI
Retweeted by Carl Phillips @RayTBlue This includes looking for patterns, trying to see why the patterns are necessary, how they work. Reading… https://t.co/RgBaFYgLNI @RayTBlue I taught myself forms one winter as a high school teacher who knew no writers at all. I wrote 2 of every… https://t.co/tApFFfthaUYes. This is my prosody class in a very persuasive nutshell. https://t.co/720lsiQD4O @BlkLibraryGirl Omg no! I wasn’t saying that! I was showing how pessimistic I’ve been about such things for so long… https://t.co/ifRvCzurj7 @BlkLibraryGirl I’m not flabbergasted at all.Dear everyone.... this note is to all of us. Please pass it on. Stronger & clearer. @the_eco_thought @LoneberryWanghttps://t.co/bDGJH8Qc2K
Retweeted by Carl PhillipsThe model sleeps unwittingly beneath his portrait... https://t.co/dqVOl53OXQ
10/13
2020
Send poems, send poems! https://t.co/cxsPQp8bSzKeeping it relevant in the Anthropocene — or trying to... https://t.co/SEZyibSZq8 @AdamStrauss81 Like renewing my vows lol!
10/12
2020
Apparently I came out 29 years ago this month, and today is #NationalComingOutDay ! No timetable for this. Like fal… https://t.co/pflbtfbEhC @awoo_ @VQR Title courtesy of the British band The Charlatans, from their album Wonderland...I’m still trying my best, despite 2020... https://t.co/Z0zaTiaypkTwo gorgeous new poems by @CPhillipsPoet in the new @coppernickel. The end of “To Autumn” is devastating. https://t.co/rasWlV50OH
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10/11
2020
@JoyelleMcS Omg @JoyelleMcS yes back when you were an undergrad at Harvard! You’d just had a poem taken by Poetry,… https://t.co/RDveYIa4wGAw a former student making me cry on a Saturday night! Thx Keith! https://t.co/fXPukVvI56
10/10
2020
Whoops! Caught in the act of sonneteering again 🤭🌈✌🏽 https://t.co/hE4zWVYvcUCarl Phillips from Pale Colors in a Tall Field (FSG, 2020) https://t.co/P8rDsf8sZ6
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10/9
2020
Omg Reid don’t make me cry 😭 https://t.co/pr4hQLUcRwWhat?? Where was I when this happened? https://t.co/XFYug2WWVK“and the long/decaying days of autumn when I shall begin/the great poems of my middle period.” We love a prophecy t… https://t.co/LBZMRVLJHW
10/8
2020
Amazing poem @underwood_jack ! https://t.co/1G3t3d6fCd
10/7
2020
@evanmcgarvey A good thing?‘Twas a fun convo, indeed! https://t.co/zFcQSX0A8eFor those who asked, here is a link to the terrific convo on Dante from this weekend! https://t.co/ZcqoIfHJL1https://t.co/PiM6kiGoMR @colincriss @EvanPJones Yes! I’m so excited that I ordered it from the UK this morning rather than wait for the US edition in November. @EvanPJones I just ordered it!A new Cavafy translation?? Yes please and thank you @EvanPJones ! https://t.co/DhgbjQF3Iq
10/6
2020
Terrific opportunity for BIPOC poets! Check it out! @OSUtheJOURNAL @KathyFaganPoet https://t.co/Q71HrEh29CNext up, this time with all proceeds to support @FAWCCapeCod Suggested $25 min donation but give what you can — &… https://t.co/EB0DVNupyrHappy to be in such company, any day every day! @adalimon @ilya_poet https://t.co/k6ZqZgnjuM @centralpostmark @MFA_WUSTL Idk. I’d suggest checking their site. Glad you enjoyed it!Lol I love how my own writing program routinely retweets my events only when they’re over! Lolol @MFA_WUSTL ! https://t.co/7winrPN7bm @PeterCritchle12 Idk. Check the site to see?
10/5
2020
Thx for reading! https://t.co/z9KEtmZPgKThanks! We are out here doing our best against despair! https://t.co/9I9MHuIN9FOoooh, Carl Phillips AND Cornel West talking African American interps of Dante?? Yes, please! Starts at 4pm. Git to… https://t.co/AUXs88bbwc
Retweeted by Carl PhillipsSomehow I didn’t know this poem! Thank you, it has already made my Sunday! https://t.co/2GOuZiyt8y @Jewinthelotus @trinitycollege I just sent another tweet with the link — thanks for the reminder!This is TODAY! Im nervous and honored to be one of the panelists...but here is a link to@register for free...Africa… https://t.co/IgaL8fxEIE @bobbybaird @trinitycollege Idk. I assume so?And now I need to take out my Dante Expert costume and make sure it fits...wish me luck! Zoom in if the mood hits!… https://t.co/aUO7mm5tvY @pswordwoman @dlseuss @akasomeguy And what a pleasure as always to spend the evening with you! And with @dlseuss an… https://t.co/7AsASvOxZp
10/4
2020
Omg I somehow survived the keynote! And now I’m listening to the amazing @dlseuss and @akasomeguy and soon… https://t.co/0Pz4hfOEfvSo excited to have two new poems in such smashing company! Thanks @SherahBloor for inviting me to the party! Follow… https://t.co/PDoudgoVOpI still don’t know what a keynote is! But I look forward to hearing poems from the terrific @akasomeguy @dlseusshttps://t.co/dyJh7sj7Aa @literatureSC @imnjupiter @APublicSpace Alas I’d need to start from the beginning...I didn’t know there already was… https://t.co/lclXf4QSAU
10/3
2020
@pswordwoman @merrill_house Is that what it is? I just thought I was busy lolAnd besides this, I’ve also learned I’m to be quoted on a beer label — poetry is clearly alive and well! https://t.co/GQ9rELz7Wh @seanickels Excellent! @seanickels My only issue is I don’t have a turntable. I’m glad the poem came to you when you needed it! I apprecia… https://t.co/BeA16KqaSGWhat? What in the world? https://t.co/GAXuoVqz8VThis is apparently today, omg! I’ll chat about Merrill, read poems by him and by me, and sail gently into Friday ev… https://t.co/UKVZqOqEzSThe idea of leading a Proust reading group is dangerously appealing... @APublicSpace #APStogether https://t.co/45TP9E2vhc#APStogether @APublicSpace Omg I was going to take a break after Baldwin, but I miss this group too much already! A… https://t.co/cpLNnuyU2ZV excited to be serving as judge ! Submit, submit! @december_mag https://t.co/BtXfNxhYm9
10/2
2020
Amusing. https://t.co/iMuaVXTgMOLol it’s clear @poetshouse doesn’t want you to hear this! No link! Ad appears 30 minutes before the event! Also the… https://t.co/l5Ihm3p66S @annelysegelman @poetshouse No idea! I didn’t know they’d announce this for the first time half an hour before the… https://t.co/lbwlrOaGz6Well, you’ve only been give. A half hour lead time (???) but if you’re free, check this out! I think @poetshouse ne… https://t.co/nmL2lvVowtBack by popular demand! This time on free verse! November will likely be wild — why not enter gently, with poetry?… https://t.co/oBqXV88DBA
10/1
2020
@Phil_M_thinker I think by the novel’s end the flame in the sky is a sign of renewal, a new day. It’s also a trans… https://t.co/j6COQ3HyMRNearly 800 years after #sonnet was invented, join @SonnetsFrom virtual symposium with @PhilipMetres @JoyelleMcShttps://t.co/ZMlecdCLWD
Retweeted by Carl Phillips @mamerendo @brevitymag I have tweeted the source. @APublicSpace #APStogether https://t.co/V5Vm2cop7YI love this. https://t.co/V5Vm2cop7Y @brevitymag Perfect! Thank you! @brevitymag Hi Dinty, can you tell me where Baldwin says this? Cheers!Debate? Literally nothing to learn here. Back to my rage-free evening which is how I refuel for resistance tomorrow… https://t.co/yARzVRxXsS @elliottholt Thx! The terror is subsiding...Thx so much to everyone! Reading Baldwin in your company was an honor and a pleasure! What’s with my mouth in this… https://t.co/9snTStXtNN
9/30
2020
@wain_scotting @APublicSpace There is. Hi to public space events page and you’ll see a link @APublicSpace #APStogether This may be useful for our zoom convo on Baldwin’s Giovanni’s Room tonight! https://t.co/emYvryla6x @christinas_word I believe nature itself is innocent & Baldwin seems to agree. He shows how quickly humans blame th… https://t.co/OtBtNq4CNj
9/29
2020
This has been a blast! Here is my final round of comments. On to the zoom party tomorrow! @APublicSpacehttps://t.co/I0LwOpoZx2😬😬😬 https://t.co/9MJ7YfvUScAw I’m really way too shy for applause. I’m scared already... @APublicSpace #APStogether https://t.co/1SjzTSwFDPOur journey ends today, my friends, but don’t forget the after party tomorrow via zoom! @APublicSpace #APStogether https://t.co/ryhHuvjaGg
9/28
2020
Land ho! Our final installment! Join us for the convo on Tuesday! It’s free and it’s BYOB! https://t.co/j3vKE4PqGG @Phil_M_thinker @elliottholt @APublicSpace I think being open about who one is is still just as wrenching and near-… https://t.co/8Zt2dlepOeRead all of @CPhillipsPoet's comments on today's #APStogether here! https://t.co/xQF8vrznd0
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9/27
2020

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