A Poet on the Writing Process

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Spoon Jackson writes, “I believe art is waiting to come out when allowed the room to flow up.”

I Am a Highly Sensitive Man


Although being a highly sensitive person is equally common among women and men, being a sensitive man remains misunderstood.

The Poet as Archetype


The difference between being a male poet and being a gay man is that it has become increasingly acceptable to come out as gay.

The Good Life Includes Poetry

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The life worth living includes the arts.

“Poetry for Men” and Other Problematic Labels

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Rick Belden finds that labeling his poetry only limits the reader’s expectations.