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In the latest installment of Writers Recommend, novelist Evelyn Toynton writes, "Of all the myriad pronouncements on writing, the truest one, for me, is something the poet Robert Kelly said: 'Craft is perfected attention.'"
8th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival, January 16-21, 2012, Delray Beach, Florida. Kim Addonizio, Cornelius Eady, Claudia Emerson, David Kirby, Thomas Lux, Gregory Orr, Chase Twichell, Eleanor Wilner. Special Guest, Charles Wright. Workshops for qualified writers are limited to 12 participants and 3 auditors. Readings, craft talks, annual gala, and more. Visit www.palmbeachpoetryfestival.org to apply. Now accepting applications for workshops. Deadline to apply: November 6, 2011.
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