I can’t resist

October 24th, 2008

Before I began Magpie Days I gave a lot of thought to the look I wanted, to the tone I wanted, for this blog. This is the blog that is connected to my writing life, my poetic life. This is the blog I’m using to try to find a community of writers to help me out of this Alpine isolation. This is the blog that might appear in a contributor’s bio. So I want a certain tone here, you understand, a tone I wouldn’t mind being connected to my professional self.

But oh heavens I really, really cannot resist posting this “Song for Sarah (Palin)”:

Normal introspective literary-minding posting to resume soon. Unless I find something this funny again, in which case all bets are off. Hat tip to ReadingWritingLiving for the link.

Poetry roundup

November 30th, -0001

A few poems for you this week:

In Thrush, “Boundary Breach” by Kierstin Bridger.