I believe in casual clothes, hard work, and coffee.

16th April 2014

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Fake selfie for real moving exhaustion.

Fake selfie for real moving exhaustion.

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16th April 2014

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10 Terms You Need to Know to Understand Poetry →


(After Edward Hirsch’s Huffington Post article)

rhyme—a distracting
ally useful

line—almost totally
meaningless now

Shaolin—a Chán Buddhist
monastery named after a
forest named after a mountain—
a kind of martial art—Wu Tang
Clan code for Staten Island



15th April 2014

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Just put on dark lipstick and act like nothing happened

Source: em-muh

13th April 2014

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The most basic activism we can have in our lives is to live consciously in a nation living in fantasies.
— Dr. bell hooks

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11th April 2014

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Oh don’t want to miss fake National Selfie Month.

In the last 24 hrs I found cheekbones almost.

Oh don’t want to miss fake National Selfie Month.

In the last 24 hrs I found cheekbones almost.

Tagged: selfie

11th April 2014

Video reblogged from GIRL CANON with 21 notes


1. Louise Glück: Meadowlands.

2. Anne Cecelia Holmes : these poems.

3. Joan Mitchell this painting:image

4. Kate Zambreno: Heroines

5. Lisa Robertson: The Men (listen here)

6. Bikini Kill: Rebel Girl

7. Elizabeth Barrett Browning: Sonnets from the Portuguese

8. Emily Dickinson’s Master Letters & then Lucie Brock-Broido’s The Master Letters

9. Bunnies Need Water: my niece building lego

10. Alice Notley: “Little Egypt” (and everything she’s ever written)

11. Sophia Wallace: Cliteracy 100 Natural Laws


12. Bernadette Mayer: Sonnets (especially “you jerk you didn’t call me up”)

13. Julian of Norwich: Showings

14. Scripts of Buffy The Vampire Slayer: available here.

15. Tusacdero: The Pink Album

16. This H_NGM_N chapbook by Alexis Pope: No Good.

17.  Addams Family Values (1993)

18. Anne Carson: If Not, Winter: Fragments of Sappho

19. Liz Lochhead Mary Queen of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off (play)

20. Julia Kristeva: Powers of Horror; An Essay on Abjection

21. Flawless— Beyoncé ft. Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche

bio: Caroline Crew edits ILK journal. Her poems have appeared in Bat City Review, PANK, Cream City Review, and Salt Hill Journal, among others. She wrote the chapbooks ‘small colours like wild tongues’ (dancing girl press, 2013), ‘The Polychrome Clinic’ (Midwest Writing Center, forthcoming 2014) and, with Chris Emslie, ‘Your Stupid Fortune Gives Me Stupid Hope’ (Furniture Press Books, forthcoming 2014). Currently, she lives between Old England and New England.

tumblr: caroline-crew.com 


11th April 2014

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I look up someone grins
you’re a bloody feral wolf-face I like you.
— from Disobedience by Alice Notley

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