october 15: round up

Happy Friday, folks.

Here’s what I’ve got for you this week:

  • What I read

  • Quotations

  • What I will read

  • A resource

  • Tweets

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What I read this week:

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Okay, so I actually read quite a bit more this week

but didn’t really keep track. Here are some quotations I’ve encountered recently and enjoyed enough to compile them here for you:

I think we need more volumes of poetry about sex divorced of romance and love, because it’s a beautiful part of the human experience.

-Alexander Cheves

You can’t tell a story, even a true one, without artifice.

-Susan Choi

For a while, I was like, so is anything poetry? And I still am leaning towards yes.

-Melissa Lozada-Oliva

I think poetry is about, for me, remembering the beauty of the world.

-Melissa Lozada-Oliva

What else?

Books I bought, because I hoard them:

Articles that I hope to read soon:

A resource:


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Have a good weekend!