A Poem A Day The Typewriter Poetry Edition A great day for “Epiphonia”–the new printing, binding, and layout method I’ve been experimenting with has finally paid off. Read the free e-book for “Epiphonia” and buy your very own tiny handmade edition of poetry. If you’re in Los Angeles this weekend, stop by the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books at USC. It’s free! Come … Continue reading Day 9: Featured Typewriter Poetry (National Poetry Month)
Joseph Gibbons, a former MIT professor, robbed a bank under the pretext of desperation and art. Recording it all with a video camera, he claims his criminal behavior was inspired by the poet Arthur Rimbaud. Rimbaud believed “a poet had to descend into the depths of all that was bad and report back.” Continue reading Criminality, Privilege, and Art: the three ingredients for a Rimbaud remix meme
There’s something immediately cute and nostalgic about this contraption. It’s retro, but certainly not vintage. Strangely pseudo-futuristic, like a kid’s toy from the 90’s taking a stab at potentially awesome technology just around the bend.
Meet Hemingwrite: billed as a distraction free digital typewriter, this keyboard-meets-screen is essentially a word processor that syncs up to the cloud in real-time so you never have to worry about losing a sentence or falling down the Wikipedia
I found this spam message in my Typewriter Poetry inbox. So, I turned it into a prompt: “IM me on Yahoo Msngr it’s important. my username is deborahmeliarr121377”
prompt: “how the internet made my encyclopedia collection obsolete! SADNESS.” Continue reading “HYMN ON HIGH TO THE GOD/DESS INT”