Posts Tagged: Reb Livingston

National Poetry Month Day 28: from “Bombyonder” by Reb Livingston

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from Bombyonder Without an imaginary world, without a proper backpack, without my little pink orb, without an old tablet’s commandments, without a hair dryer, empty hands, empty birdcage obscured by a crate of empties. Left without a predictable choice, without direct involvement, without being wiser, left without leave, left what I came with, left with […]

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Some More on BlazeVOX

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Reb Livingston, the publisher of No Tell Books, has written a post about the economics of her own press in the light of the BlazeVOX controversy. What kinds of sales numbers are we talking about for poetry collections? “No Tell Books’ best selling title broke even after three years and is now earning a very […]

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Poetic Lives Online: Links by Brian Spears

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We mourn the death of poet Leslie Scalapino. Our condolences to her family and friends, and to all who were moved by her work. PEN American announced the release of Burmese poet Saw Wei, imprisoned for “inducing crime against public tranquility” for one of his poems. That’s one of the highest compliments you can pay […]

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Poetic Lives Online: Links by Brian Spears

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Reb Livingston has an interesting premium for people who buy a No-Tell Motel book today and tomorrow–a free tarot reading or dream interpretation. We here at The Rumpus are very interested in innovative ways to promote books. Barbara Jane Reyes, who I haven’t linked to in far too long, has some really interesting things to […]

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