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  Dawn Potter directs the teacher’s conference, held each summer at Robert Frost’s home in Franconia, New Hampshire. She also leads student writing seminars, online workshops, and is a visiting poet-in-residence at many schools. Dawn also works as a manuscript consultant and as a freelance editor for literary and academic presses. Dawn is the author … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: April 2, 2020, 10:06 am
Courtesy Post: LITQUAKE GRACE CATHEDRAL READING THIS THURSDAY Join us for Litquake on Lockdown: Poets for National Poetry Month hosted by Rebecca Foust, with readers KAZIM ALI, TONGO EISEN-MARTIN, and JANE HIRSHFIELD. Live streaming this THURSDAY, APRIL 2, from 7-9 pm PST, from a link that will be posted at 10 am on the day … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: April 1, 2020, 6:45 pm
  While the world is still reeling from so many difficult events, it is truly hard to find focus, or solace, or something to hold onto. We all need an anchor at times, and for so many people this year, that seems to be a greater need than usual. For National Poetry Month, we at … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: April 1, 2020, 9:58 am
Maudelle Driskell holds an MFA in poetry from Warren Wilson College. Her work has been published in many literary reviews and anthologies. She is the recipient of the Ruth Lilly Fellowship, awarded by Poetry and the Modern Language Association. Raised in south Georgia, Driskell lived most of her adult life in Atlanta. She now lives in … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: March 31, 2020, 12:04 pm
Have you ever really just wanted a hidden room that you can escape to, to just sit and read or dream or plan your future? Or a special spot, deep in the woods? Or, maybe, a secret garden? One book that I read and re-read many times when I was a child is Frances Hodgson … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: March 31, 2020, 7:12 am
Nicole Homer is a writer, educator, and both a national slam and printed word poet. Her full-length collection of poems, Pecking Order, was an Eric Hoffer Poetry Award winner and a Paterson Poetry Prize finalist. Homer serves as an editor and regular contributor at BlackNerdProblems, writing critique of media and pop culture, and as faculty at the Pink … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: March 30, 2020, 11:35 am
  Maudelle Driskell, Executive Director There are so many! I was reading all the time, whatever I could get my hands on. I loved Watership Down, and I especially loved reading the encyclopedia. There was so much to find out about! A special book for me, though, is the children’s classic, Stella Luna by Janell … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: March 30, 2020, 7:08 am
  Jake Rivers, Assistant to the Director The City of Ember is the first novel that I can remember not being able to put down both in school and at home. In 5th grade, I loved world building, and because of the times back then (2006), I was crazy about anything that had to do with the … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: March 29, 2020, 7:06 pm
Christine Hutchins is a poet, process philosopher, and theologian. She has published several works of poetry, the most recent of which, Tender the Maker, received the 2015 May Swenson Poetry Award. She served as the 2017 Dartmouth Poet in Residence. Read her poem, “Elegy“ Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: March 29, 2020, 11:32 am
Rose McLarney has been awarded fellowships by the MacDowell Colony and Bread Loaf and Sewanee Writers’ Conferences and she served as Dartmouth Poet in Residence in 2016. She is winner of the National Poetry Series, the Chaffin Award for Achievement in Appalachian Writing, and the Fellowship of Southern Writers’ New Writing Award for Poetry, among … Continue reading
Author: thefrostplace
Posted: March 28, 2020, 11:30 am
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