Greg Kerstetter at the Millyard Poetry Box

I built and erected a poetry box — think little library, but simpler — last October, and there it stood, cheery, if not lonely, for months, displaying my typewritten poems and the ones from friends. I named it The Millyard Poetry Box. And then a pandemic spread. People stayed homeMore

Artist at work.

COVID -19 THE ARTIST CONTEST A Call for Artists, Musicians, Poets & Writers The Amherst Center Cultural District is sponsoring a contest for artists in all mediums to express their responses to the COVID-19 pandemic. A total of $4000 in cash and gift certificates will be distributed to winners inMore

Pictures from Mass Poetry Festival

Mass Poetry is currently hiring for the following positions: Program Assistant and Development Assistant interns. Mass Poetry supports poets and poetry in Massachusetts. The aim of the organization is to broaden the audience of poetry readers, bring poetry to readers of all ages and transform people’s lives through inspiring verse.More

In service of other poets. Michael Favala Goldman.

Twice a month, in Northampton MA, a group of poets meet to read and critique each other’s work. The meet-up is the brainchild of poet and translator, Michael Favala Goldman. It’s open to all poets and has been running for two years now. We asked Michael to reflect upon theMore