The Hourglass Flow


Poetry Holiday Sale
Black Friday and Cyber Monday came and went, but our poetry sale is going through Christmas. Two poetry books for $20? Considering that there's 120 poems between both collections, that's just 17 cents a poem! Add to that the fact that each of those poems took days, weeks, even months to complete, that's quite a bargain. Learn more


The Writer's Center's 2nd Annual Holiday Open House and Book Fair

This Sunday, come out to hear readings by workshop leaders, enjoy refreshments and stop by the table space I'm sharing with poet Truth Thomas and say, "Hey!" There'll be a showcase of small presses, literary journals and poets. Learn More

Upcoming Film Screening

Born local and growing global, the Parallel Film Collective is still DC's best kept secret that promotes, produces and distributes independent film and mixed media arts with a ‘Local = Global’ approach. They're screening a new film, Troop 491: THe Adventures of the Muddy LionsLearn More



Poetry Mobile App for iPhone and Android

If you're like me, then you're a bibliophile whose got books crowding your car trunk, your work bag and spilling off your bookcase. Well, Poetry Foundation makes it easy to stay in touch with your favorite poems on the go by turning your smartphone into a mobile poetry library. Learn More


Washington Independent Review of Books

Grace Cavalieri's got a wonderful monthly column that looks at books of and about poetry that also includes a feature. This series goes back two years, but won't overwhelm you if you're trying to catch up on her reviews. Learn More


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