Bianca Stone and Ben Pease feverishly record this podcast while their daughter is napping.
Matthew Zapruder: The Sound of Ordinary Language & Unfamiliar Selves
Many exciting things happen in this conversation with Matthew Zapruder (forgive the audio!) starting with discussing self-inquiry in poetry, poetry as a reaction against power,…
I Was Under a Spell: Talking with Sharon Olds about Poetry & Life
I’m always lucky to be with my dear friend and mentor, the poet Sharon Olds. I sat down with her during a visit to New…
“Endanger yourself in your poems”: Mark Wunderlich & Shanta Lee Gander in Conversation
I’m thrilled to have had a conversation with two incredible minds, at different stages of their career, Mark Wunderlich and Shanta Lee Gander. Mark talks…
CONSCIOUSNESS IS ANATOMY: A Conversation with Anoop Kumar, MD
HEALTH / POETRY / CARE / CONSCIOUSNESS / DYAD / INFINITUDE / BODY MIND “Having spent most of his life exploring the philosophy of Advaita Vedanta and…
Inhabiting the Poem: Clepsydra, by John Ashbery
“Poetry is a voicing, a calling forth, and the lyric poem exists somewhere in the region–the register–between speech and song.” –Edward Hirsch “I made it…
The Unease of Self & Writing It Into the Book, with Justin Marks
It was really a pleasure to talk with Justin Marks about his new poetry book THE COMEDOWN from Publishing Genius. We discuss the complexities of…
A great new poetry podcast!
This is a wonderful local poetry podcast from Vermont. Bianca Stone and Ben Pease ask really interesting questions from the perspective of practicing writers, and the poets and themes highlighted are universally significant. Give it a try!