In August I am participating in the Tupelo Press 30/30 challenge, a fundraiser for this outstanding nonprofit publisher. I have pledged to write 30 poems in 30 days, and hope that you might follow along and consider supporting poetry and literary publishers by making a donation. Every bit helps. To make this fun, and with hopes of enticing you, I’ve instituted a few incentives:
Name That Poem! For a $10 donation, you provide a title, and I’ll write the poem during the marathon. As of July 30, only 20 titles remain – I have five in hand, with another five committed. Be imaginative. Make the title as long or as interesting as you wish – consider this a dare! We begin the month tomorrow with “Nose-Picking Reese’s Hider,” which was sponsored by a generous anonymous donor.
Use These Words, Poet! For an $11 donation, you can offer 3…
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