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Sunday, every Sunday, let's have a community picnic. It's probably been a long week, and it's lovely to have a few minutes to sit back and relax and enjoy some good conversation in a less formal space. Feel free to bring something for the Picnic Basket - a poem you liked this week, a thought you had or something you experienced, or even something completely unrelated to poetry whatsoever that you just feel like sharing. Just take a moment to say hello, and maybe have a bite to eat; no one is going anywhere fast, and the shade promises some relief from the everyday heat. Let’s get to know each other a bit better, here under the branches of the poet’s tree.

Re: Introduction

Date: 2016-11-13 03:33 am (UTC)
jjhunter: Gnarled watercolor tree arches a low branch with flaming autumnal leaves (poetree radiant)
From: [personal profile] jjhunter
And there's a good chance the comm will come off hiatus in the new year, now that at least one of the admins (me!) has her offline life on a steadier keel and several of her non-work commitments wrapping up this December.

In the meantime, you are more than likely to comment & ask questions on old posts - I for one tend to be thrilled that anyone's still reading stuff I wrote years ago, and I suspect I've got plenty of company. If you're coming at this with music in mind, you may especially enjoy the themed week [personal profile] luzula hosted on the pleasures & practice of reading poetry aloud (scroll to the first post on her tag and read in reverse order). You might also find the my post on making a practice of poetry useful - as with many arts, there's a deeper understanding that comes with dipping into trying it yourself, and there are a lot of great recs for exercises the comments.


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