Wordplay

Wordplay: Updike

by on 2017-12-23

This is Wordplay with George Bilgere and John Donoghue! Get into the holiday spirit with this week’s episode titled Christmas, featuring these five poems: – The Oxen, by Thomas Hardy – Christmas Letter, by James Tate – Running Around the House, by Tim Nolan – Seagulls, by Louis Jenkins – Poem in my Boot, by […]

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Wordplay: Updike

by on 2017-12-21

This is Wordplay with George Bilgere and John Donoghue! Enjoy the sound of poetry with these five feature poems, this week: – Neutrinos, by John Updike – The Arm, by Stephen Dunne – Famous, by Naomi Shihab Nye – Earl, by Louis Jenkins – Mrs. Darwin, by Carol Ann Duffy

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Wordplay: Seeing Stars

by on 2017-12-12

This is Wordplay with George Bilgere and John Donoghue. Five solid poems grace this week’s lineup: – The Fall, by Linda Pastan – The English Astronaut, by Simon Armitage – The Poets Eye, by Lawrence Ferlinghetti – Seeing Stars, by Simon Armitage – The Design Room He Said, by John Donoghue  

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Wordplay: Spunktilio

by on 2017-12-04

Welcome to another episode of Wordplay with George Bilgere and John Donoghue. This week’s show is titles A Little Tooth, featuring these four poems: – First Hour, by Sharon Olds – Earl, by Lewis Jenkins – Elegy, by Linda Pastan – The Arm, by Steve Dobyns – Revenant, by Billy Collins  

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Wordplay: Spunktilio

by on 2017-11-21

Enjoy another edition of Wordplay with George Bilgere and John Donoghue. This week’s episode if titled Spunktilio and features the following poems: – Sassafras, by Joy Benson – Heaven, by Louis Jenkins – Waiting for the Biographer, by Mark Halliday – Football, by Stephen Dobyns – Her Door, by Morris Louis – Cassandra, by Jill […]

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Wordplay: Hegburg Road

by on 2017-11-10

Sit back and enjoy these 7 poems with George Bilgere and John Donoghue, in this week’s episode of Wordplay – Elephant Drops Dead in the Ring, by Ann Ward Jameson – Feeling East, by Gail Brandeis – Dust, by Dorianne Laux – Rock Collecting, by Louis Jenkins – The Wrong Question, by Tony Hoagland – […]

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Wordplay: Chakabuku

by on 2017-11-03

A new episode of Wordplay, Chakabuku! Featured poems listed below: My Chakabuku Mama, by Jewelle Gomez Poem of the Future, by J.R. Solonche Something, by James Valvis Egg, by C.G. Hanzlicek Good Bones, by Maggie Smith Only this Morning, by Don Gerber After the Wedding, by John Daniel

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Wordplay: Book Signing

by on 2017-10-27

The week’s Wordplay is titled, Book Signing. Featured poems below: Objects, by Stephen Dunn Shakespearean Sonnet, by R.S. Gwynne Querencia, by Stephen Dobyns Booksigning, by James Tate Byron Loves Me, by Matthew Dickmann

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Wordplay: Concrete Mixer

by on 2017-10-20

George Bilgere and John Donoghue bring you a solid Wordplay this week, titled Concrete Mixer. It features the following poems: – Tooth, by Thomas Lux – Pain, by Steve Dunn – Quite Frankly, by Mark Halliday – Concrete Mixer, by Miroslav Holub – Survivor, by Linda Pastan

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Wordplay: Hard Child

by on 2017-10-09

Enjoy this week’s Wordplay, Hard Child, featuring¬† poems: – Hard Child, by Natalie Shapero – Will We Survive, by Peter Harris – Plates Are Hot, by Stephen Dunn – New Thing, by Mark Halliday – Peonies, by Jim Harrison

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