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How to Get Paid
MICHAEL BOURNE is a contributing editor of Poet & Writers Magazine. LIKE countless young writers before him, John Cusick moved to New York City, in 2007, to pursue his dream of literary stardom. Having worked for a university press in college, Cusick
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The Time Is Now
Suggested Reading: Don’t Read Poetry: A Book About How to Read Poems (Basic Books, May) by Stephanie Burt Award-winning poet and critic Stephanie Burt, who was the subject of a 2016 installment of Reviewers & Critics by Michael Taeckens, offers an ac
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Poetry To The People Tour
For the past two years the literary nonprofit House of SpeakEasy has been bringing books to neighborhoods in and around New York City in the back of its bookmobile, a festive maroon box truck outfitted with bookshelves and movable side panels that se