This time about pedagogy! The second of one of what will likely end up a series of pieces about the teaching of creative writing is up here on The Huffington Post’s Books Page. I’ll learn now not to be long-winded sometime soon. Enjoy! Ming

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§312 · November 30, 2010 · Uncategorized · (No comments) ·


The incredible artist Kate Vrijmoet, about whom I wrote for The Huffington Post back when its new Arts Page was unveiled, is featuring one of my latest poems here on her blog, Navel Gazing. It’s an honor to be in dialogue with such an exciting, brave and talented visual artist. Both Kate and her work burst open with life and encourage those around them to do the same. And the honor doesn’t stop […]

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§310 · November 29, 2010 · Uncategorized · (No comments) ·


Sorry, guys. I moved to Indiana and started graduate school and forgot that once upon a time I blogged for the Huffington Post. This has been rectified with my first post from Indiana, up today on the Books Page. Read it here if you feel so inclined. Also, it did not go unnoticed that jailed Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo won the Nobel Peace Prize on October 8th. To someone who has been invested […]

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§306 · November 15, 2010 · Uncategorized · (No comments) ·