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stephen-evans's picture
Mar.01.2014
Writers: Stop writing dark stories. Write funny stories. They are more fun. Thank you.    
john-siddique's picture
Oct.20.2013
Our lives take us on so many paths, I could have been a physicist, a gardener or a monk; each of these possibilities was real at one time. Instead poetry and literature choose me as their own, as if in reality it was always meant to be that my life would be intertwined completely with theirs. Then...
michelle-matthews-calloway's picture
Mar.16.2013
I'm a huge fan of L.C. Coleman Johnson's Colored Girl Confidential blog and read it regularly. This week, fresh after marrying the love of her life and getting back into blogging, LC launched a YouTube video entitled The Red Lipstick Manifesta. When describing the Manifesta, LC says...
anastasia-m-ashman's picture
Aug.07.2012
The Global You manifesto from GlobalNiche.net. Get a downloadable, shareable copy here.          
jennifer-lyn-king's picture
Jan.04.2012
1man·i·fes·to  noun \ˌma-nə-ˈfes-(ˌ)tō\  : a written statement declaring publicly the intentions, motives, or views of its issuer  -via http://www.merriam-webster.com On New Year’s Day, 2012, I saw the Holstee.com Manifesto for the first time. It encourages the...
amy-king's picture
Sep.27.2010
A new online journal of p/oetry and man/ifesto: ESQUE http://www.esquemag.com & http://www.esque.eu *note: esque is a flash site. wait a full minute while it loads. enjoy.*   In ISSUE 1: OETRY is the kitchen sink.Charles Bernstein. Bei Dao. Tamiko Beyer. Jackie Clark. Amy De’Ath. Lidija...
amy-king's picture
Mar.24.2010
The What Else of Queer Poetry9022010 WHETTING EXCERPTS: …In queer poetry, desire blooms, and yes, I may just marry my dog— …Beyond that debate, we remain, in all our queerness, anomalies writing aloud the unimagined territories that language spearheads and explores.  They may fear adventure in my...
amy-king's picture
Mar.24.2010
This Is What a [Feminist] Poet Looks Like6022010 Featuring: Monday, February 1: Ching-In Chen, Jennifer Bartlett, & Kate DurbinTuesday, February 2: Juliet Cook & Kate SchapiraWednesday, February 3: Kirsten Kaschock & Michele BattisteThursday, February 4: Michelle Detorie & ...
adira-rotstein's picture
Aug.20.2009
Cliche manifesto     THE cliché MANIFESTO!   As a writer of screenplays among other things, with many friends and aquantiences of a similar writerly persuasion, I've decided to do a publc service to us all and put down some scenes, plot devices, etc. that have been absolutely done to...
r-monaleza's picture
Feb.21.2009
Into A Life...Unbound - A Trilogy Book One:  Manifesto of a Menopausal Woman Book Two:  Naked and Raw Book Three:  Unbound