Creative Writing – PoetryCategory
Portrait of John Keats. You don’t have to look like this to be a poet, I promise. You also don’t need to contract TB and die in your twen..
A Chicago forest preserve at sunset (Photo: David Fairbanks)
I’ve mentioned before that I left the somewhat pastoral hills of Southern..
Somewhere here on th..
Do not trust anyone who tells you that gradua..
You know, that one band.
It’s that time of the semester, when prospective students are assembling their graduate school applications, ..
Tony Trigilio, David Fairbanks (me), John Gallaher, and Courtney Zellers (photo courtesy of Courtney Zellers)
I’m going to let you in ..
The Cheshire Cat – John Tenniel
‘But I don’t want to go among mad people,’ Alice remarked.
‘Oh, you can’t help that,’ said the Cat: ..
The idea of “home” is a bit stran..
When I first arrived in Chicago two years ago my good friend and cohort member Ethan Chambers told me I shou..