Listen to Zimbabwe-born poet Ndaba Sibanda perform River Love. In this audio poetry, he pleads with the river to carry his love to his lover.
Jo Ely interviews a group of American poets who discuss poetry as resistance, poetry as renaissance, and poetry in the time of Trump.
Jo Ely reviews Salena Godden’s album, Live Wire, a is a thoughtful compilation of Godden’s poetry performances in theatre and festivals from over the years.
“I tell myself to live writing!” Sara London speaks with Lee Briccetti, executive director of Poets House in New York City, on stylistic choices in her work, events from Poets House, her inspiration, and more.
Chapbooks: a wonderfully untapped medium to sample your work. Not just for poetry, but for flash fiction and short stories in general.
“I’ve never felt voice in poetry was something a writer could ‘find;’ it simply came as one matured as a writer.” Interview with WTP poet Cleopatra Mathis.
The Poet’s Pulse
A Poet and Photographer
WTP editor Sara London interviews Rachel Eliza Griffiths, whose most recent book includes her work as both a poet and photographer.
An Ekphrastic Exercise
A simple ekphrastic poetry prompt from Robert B. Shaw, with an example from another WTP writer Susan Tepper.