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December 2021

The Year in New York Poetry

If 2020 seemed, for better or worse, to mark the beginning of a new era – one heralded by a global pandemic and a widespread civil rights protest movement – ​​2021 may have felt more characterized through frustration, bringing neither the…

How to read punctuation in poetry

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Reading poetry is a totally different experience from reading prose. You finally have a feel for different forms and how…

New historical fiction to read

But that's just one of the narrative possibilities MacLeod envisions. Here is a still rebellious Lawrence, dying of tuberculosis in the south of France in 1930. And, looking back, a depiction of his exile during World War I in rural…