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  • March 2015 | Matthew Zapruder

    Thinking Through the Long Poem

    It’s been my experience that in the course of writing a lot of poems, it is natural to get into the habit of being on the lookout for an ending.

  • February 2015 | Matthew Zapruder

    Everyday Creativity

    Last fall at the MFA in Creative Writing at Saint Mary’s College in the Bay Area, I taught a craft course called Everyday Creativity.