Posted on March 26, 2015 by iwilder
Nigel Hayes of the Wisconsin Badgers was slightly embarrassed when his comment meant for the guys was broadcast to everyone in the room. Are beautiful women all men talk about when they are alone? I had to share the poem that Hayes’ words reminded me of… What Men Talk About When the Women Leave the […]
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Posted on March 19, 2015 by iwilder
Call for Work for Boog Poets Theater with deadline of May 31, 2015. New playwrights & underrepresented voices encouraged. All welcome. Up to 15 minutes,
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Posted on March 14, 2015 by iwilder
Pi Day of the Century happens today. π is fun! You can experience ten digits of Pi at exactly 3/14/15 at 9:26 and 53 seconds. To celebrate the beauty of math, and the perfection of circles, below is a classic poem. Onthewilderside dedicates this poem to anyone who has ever used Pi as a calculation… […]
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Posted on February 7, 2015 by iwilder
Saturday., February 14 – Sunday. February 15, 2014, Boog City will be putting on their annual winter event, Welcome to Boog City 8.5 poetry, music, theater, and film festival. It will feature 46 poets, 12 musical acts, 4 short films, 1 poets theater play, and 1 d.a. levy lives visiting press over the two days. You can view the […]
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Posted on February 1, 2015 by iwilder
A Langston Hughes poem to share with preschoolers to elementary students, plus thoughts on the Google Doodle.
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Posted on January 31, 2015 by iwilder
A Super Bowl event for poets and their fans
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Posted on August 13, 2014 by iwilder
Ed Sanders performs his song-poem Yiddish-Speaking Socialists of the Lower East Side at the Sidewalk Cafe, New York City, part of David Kirschenbaum’s Boog City 8 Poetry & Music Festival, on Poets’ Theater Night, August 3, 2014. Like this:Like Loading…
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Posted on June 25, 2014 by iwilder
8/1-8/5/14: Boog will be celebrating its 23rd anniversary by putting on the eighth annual Welcome to Boog City poetry, music, and theater festival.
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Posted on May 6, 2014 by iwilder
Focus: Poets Theater, Poetics Theater, and poetic approaches to theater.
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Posted on March 6, 2014 by iwilder
“Petroleum, Poetry and Peace: The Exploration for Ecological Hope, Economic Justice and A Sense of Place” with Margie Swedish and The Peace Poets.
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Posted on August 16, 2013 by iwilder
upon meeting ike the second time:
two vowels, one consonant
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Posted on May 29, 2013 by iwilder
email from Boog publisher David Kirschenbaum announcing a number of free poetry books from his press that he has put on his website boogcity.com.
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