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Thursday, September 13, 2012

Not Writing, Revisited

Dawn Potter's essay, "Not Writing the Poem," which first appeared in winter 2012 edition of the Sewanee Review, is now available at her blog.

Here's a few lines from her concluding paragraph: "Which brings me back to Thoreau. If “the art . . . of a poet’s life, is, not having anything to do,” then I think that perhaps we, as writers, need to negotiate better terms with nothing."

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