Get a Poetry Consultation from Shane McCrae! And enjoy your spring, Yareah friends. Art is everywhere and up to you!
“Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to guess about what is seen during the moment.” Carl Sandburg.
Now through May 31, Black Lawrence Press is offering poetry consultations from Shane McCrae. Have a sheaf of poems that could benefit from an expert eye? Send them to us!
Shane McCrae is the author of Mule (Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 2011), a finalist for the Kate Tufts Discovery Award and the PEN Center USA Literary Award, and Blood (Noemi Press, 2013), as well as three chapbooks, One Neither One (Octopus Books, 2009), In Canaan (Rescue Press, 2010), and Nonfiction (Black Lawrence Press, 2014). His work has appeared, or is forthcoming, in The Best American Poetry 2010, Fence, Gulf Coast, jubilat and others. In 2011, he received a Whiting Writer’s Award.
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“Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion; it is not the expression of personality, but an escape from personality. But, of course, only those who have personality and emotions know what it means to want to escape from these things.” T. S. Eliot.