Poetry-in-Motion Monday: Enjoy the Solar Eclipse!

  Hi friends! Happy Monday—and happy solar eclipse! I hope you’re able to enjoy it (and safely). I wanted to specifically share two poems that are about the experience of the solar eclipse, but from markedly different perspectives.   A SOLAR ECLIPSE   In that great journey of the stars through space         About the mighty,…

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The Curve Launches Tomorrow (!!!) and Poetry in Motion Monday

  Happy late Monday, all! I hope you had a nice start to your week. Earlier today, over on our Like Page and in our Free Online Community, WRB made two announcements: Write around the Bend will now offer 1:1 consultations for creative writing applications to writing contests and fellowships, priced for writers-in-need, and WRB’s…

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Poetry in Motion Monday: Louise Mathias

  Happy Monday, friends! I hope you had a wonderful, hopefully beautiful weekend. But however good it was, we need good poetry, and powerhouse fiction, and helpful prompts. Starting off our new week is the lovely Louise Mathias, and her daffodil light.   LARREA   Moved the jackrabbit from the road, laid her under a…

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Poetry in Motion Monday: Diane Seuss

  Hi everyone! Happy (late) Monday! I know it’s been a really long time since we did this… I’m currently working on a piece called “The Rock I’ve Been Living Under” for my author site to discuss some of the reason I’ve been so MIA the last few months… but just the same, I wish…

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Poetry in Motion Monday: Larissa Szporluk

  IO REMEMBERS There is no sound at all on this wild upland. The horses have stopped falling in their great arc through the air. The panic that carried their necks over the crag became, early on, in their legs, regret. The dark knowing that spoils the morning enters them now, showing them how, like…

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