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"My Decade in Google Searches"

January 02, 2020

Listen to new Book Project Mentor Vauhini Vara read from her recent New York Times piece, "My Decade In Google Searches...
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Kudos, Q3 2019: News and Accolades from the Lighthouse Community

December 20, 2019

It's kudos time! This is our quarterly opportunity to celebrate the latest publication and award news from our members...
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Q&A With New Book Project Mentor Vauhini Vara

December 19, 2019

First, we’re saddened to share that the lovely and talented Eleanor Brown will be stepping away from her Book Project...

December 15, 2009

Some smart ideas: Bishop and Longenbach

December 09, 2009

A passage from James Longenbach’s The Resistance to Poetry, the opening to a chapter entitled “Untidy Activi

A Weekend for the (weird and frigid) record books

December 08, 2009

What can I say?

In Search of Memoir

November 25, 2009

The blog posts I have not written

November 17, 2009

Why hast thou forsaken me, Erratum, muse of the blog post?

Memo to the Lighthouse Fundraising Committee

November 06, 2009

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Tony Hoagland, Unpacking the Writing Process

November 05, 2009

This, on a pretty neat blog, "How a Poem Happens": http://howapoemhapp

Serious Fun with Lorrie Moore

October 30, 2009

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I Have Been to Oprah's Web Site and Have Lived to Tell the Tale....

October 20, 2009

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Remember that song...?

October 19, 2009

"Video Killed the Radio Star"?

Legitimation by fiction

October 11, 2009

Just as Amanda needs a version

Write Or Die (Or Be Very Startled)

October 07, 2009

Many times I've said that I needed a man with a gun to stand behind my desk and keep me writing (also to chase me aro

Further evidence of a short storycentric universe?

September 28, 2009

...or at least that reports of the demise of the short story are greatly exaggerated: the National Book Awards are go

Poet Heather McHugh Wins a Genius Grant

September 24, 2009

Heather McHugh--a poet I must admit I am not all that familiar with--just received a MacArthur Fellowship, which, for

Great Opportunity for Veterans

September 18, 2009

Lighthouse is very honored to take part in an amazing program--

With a name like this, she had to be a writer

September 11, 2009

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That recurring dream of being back in high school? Doesn't have to be a nightmare

September 09, 2009

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Blood on our hands: Literary Death Match Denver

August 18, 2009

First let me explain something about what we do at Lighthouse.

Moore, Please!

August 07, 2009