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“100 Thousand Poets for Change” Update

More about the September 24 event, from Scott Owens’ ‘Musings‘ blog: NORTH CAROLINA STATE-WIDE ACTIONS! In North Carolina we’re using the Subtitle, Writers for Education. Our state just cut 13,000 teacher positions because the . . . legislature didn’t want to extend a 3/4 of 1 percent sales tax. The UNC School of the Arts […]

Send a Poem to Your Legislator

Many thanks to Scott Owens for passing this along: Send a Poem to Your Legislators on 9/24 Here is a letter from Joseph Bathanti and Kathryn Kirkpatrick about how we can send poems to our legislators on 9/24 as participants in the 100 Thousand Poets for Change initiative. Here in Hickory, we will have 16 […]

Go Here! Go Now!

Personally, I find it hard to believe that we’re already in the second half of June, but it’s harder to argue with the calendar.  That means we’re rapidly approaching the registration deadline for the 2010 Squire Summer Writing Residency.  Don’t forget that the Residency is the only Network get-together with a cap on registrants, and […]