“There’s something sort of final and fulfilling about discovering, say, that a poem’s floor is also its ceiling.” —Justin Jannise, author of How to be Better by Being Worse
The author of Anodyne shares her methodology for determining the order of poems in a collection.
“Writing is revision. Period. That’s not glamorous, but it is rewarding.” —Robert Jones Jr., author of The Prophets
“It was a bit of an exorcism.” —Torrey Peters, author of Detransition, Baby
“I leapt into it and wrote it like a banshee.” —Yxta Maya Murray, author of Art Is Everything
The author of When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities embraces and develops a queer Asian American poetics.
“There are so many ways.” —Destiny O. Birdsong, author of Negotiations