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by lars2
Fri Aug 07, 2009 8:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Toil and succour
Replies: 345
Views: 118089

Re: Toil and succour

Oops. I already got yelled at in private for my post. It was just a response to the original question about helping. I think it was a lot more on-topic than many of the other posts in the thread which disregard the intent of ravi's original question. If it is all that inappropriate, as my private me...
by lars2
Thu Aug 06, 2009 8:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Toil and succour
Replies: 345
Views: 118089

Re: Toil and succour

There has always been a lot more general critique here than other sites I've visited. Some of it is quite helpful. One site I go to has a process built into their system requiring st least three critiques (or at the very least, responses to other's work) for every one poem posted. If you aren't up o...
by lars2
Fri Sep 12, 2008 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What About Critiques??
Replies: 13
Views: 15372

I've posted a few comments here on poems I found interesting. I must say I find critiqing very difficult. To me, poems are a like it, don't like it, proposition. I can see mistakes in mechanics (I make enough of them myself to be an expert) I think that to be competent as a poet you must have good m...
by lars2
Wed Jun 04, 2008 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Native American poetry
Replies: 6
Views: 5261

I have never read a native american poet but have always been interested in their thinking - particularly their belief systems. Jim Harrison, the novelist from upper Michigan has written some very interesting and appealing stories of Brown Dog, a native american whose predicaments and adventures are...

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