Poetic Lives Online: Links by Brian Spears


The New Haven Review has an interview with David Orr, including Orr’s take on the spitting match between him and Dana Goodyear a couple of years ago.

Poetry is on the radio again, thanks to WSUM. You can also listen to Word Salad online if you prefer.

How can a vocabulary change your life?

Carol Ann Duffy, Britain’s Poet Laureate, won’t be an ambassador, but she will live the life of a poet, she says.

Seamus Heaney suggests the election for the Oxford Professorship of Poetry be opened up to foreign writers.

Brian Spears

Brian Spears's first collection of poetry, A Witness in Exile, is now available through Louisiana Literature Press, and at his personal website. He is Senior Poetry Editor at The Rumpus. More from this author →