Posted on August 16, 2013 by Ian Wilder
upon meeting ike the second time:
two vowels, one consonant
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Posted on May 29, 2013 by Ian Wilder
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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Posted on April 27, 2013 by Ian Wilder
Open reading period for submissions of poet theater until June 1, 2013.
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Posted on April 2, 2013 by kwilder
Maria Sibylla Merian’s 366th birthday is the subject of today’s Google Doodle. She was a German naturalist who illustrated insects in a scientific way. Though, what got me excited, was the iguana!
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Posted on March 30, 2013 by kwilder
Long Island peace and justice groups, gathered by North Country Peace Group, demonstrated in Port Jefferson today, to demand an end to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Charlotte Koons, a local activist and poet, read a poem written for the day. Video below… FAQ Q: Who marched in Port Jefferson, Long Island, NY today?
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Posted on December 24, 2012 by Ian Wilder
On the first day of Christmas my employer gave to me
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Posted on December 6, 2012 by kwilder
From TribLive News…The headline: “Man claims State Police fired him because he used ‘Ebonics’ in his reports“. The quote: “[William C. Peake of Pennsylvania] claims in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday that the State Police fired him…because of his race and a false claim that he used “Ebonics” in his reports.” A poem, written by […]
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Posted on August 19, 2012 by Ian Wilder
Saturday August 4, 2012 night of Welcome to Boog City festival at Brooklyn’s Unnameable Books, and Sunday at Poetry Theatre piece at Manhattan’s Sidewalk Cafe.
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Posted on August 2, 2012 by Ian Wilder
Fresh from reading at an open mic in San Diego, Ian Wilder presents . . .
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Posted on July 28, 2012 by Ian Wilder
Ian’s San Diego: waterfront, palm trees, Comic con discounts, poetry reading, a 70′s folk singer, Occupy SD, Azerbaijani food, a baby giraffe, and my romantic panda cam assignation.
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Posted on July 28, 2012 by kwilder
Our good friend and Poet Laureate, Max Wheat, sent this over… Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 2pm (Rain or Shine) Sagamore Hill National Historic Site 12 Sagamore Hill Road, Oyster Bay, NY 11771 Poetry Has Come to TR’s Sagamore Hill Poetry is included in the Saturday, July 28th celebration of President Theodore Roosevelt’s Sagamore Hill […]
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