Tag Archives: poetry

Sentence Life

Alice Mattison in New Haven, Connecticut

New Haven, Alice Mattison says, is like a novel. …

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As Far as Allowed

Claire Zoghb near Bradley Point, West Haven

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg, and Claire Zoghb is this week’s featured author. Please enjoy these poems from Zoghb’s chapbook Dispatches from Everest.

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A Distant Music

Claire Zoghb near Bradley Point, West Haven

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg, and Claire Zoghb is this week’s featured author. Please enjoy these poems from Zoghb’s chapbook Boundaries.

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And Only Then

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg, and Claire Zoghb is this week’s featured author. Please enjoy these poems from Zoghb’s collection Small House Breathing

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Close to Home

Claire Zoghb off Bradley Point, West Haven

From the ancient capital of Egypt, where a man buys fresh bread “just after the first call / to prayer, when the sky, still star-filled, / goes lavender along the city’s rooftops,” to…

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Soul of Wit

Sylvia Forges-Ryan

What began as an attempt to write through the busy years of raising a family took an unexpected turn for Sylvia Forges-Ryan. …

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Writing Home

Donald Hall plaque at Spring Glen Elementary School

Donald Hall’s childhood home stands at the corner of Ardmore and Greenway Streets in Hamden’s Spring Glen neighborhood—as he described it, “a small, dark, well-constructed, mock-Tudor house.” …

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Said the Water

Nancy Kuhl inside the Beinecke Library

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg. Please enjoy these excerpted poems from Nancy Kuhl’s Pine to Sound (2015).

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In Today’s Episode

Nancy Kuhl inside the Beinecke Library

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg. Please enjoy these poems selected from Nancy Kuhl’s Suspend (2010).

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Open-Mouthed Irises

Nancy Kuhl outside the Beinecke Library

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg. Please enjoy these excerpted poems from Nancy Kuhl’s The Wife of the Left Hand (2007).

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