Poetry Out Loud, the national recitation contest, inspires local high schooler Phiona Raffington to plunge into words and create community among her peers.
It's no monster, but Storyzilla is definitely giving the traditional definition of storytelling a good shake-up.
Poet Antonia Mathew says a poem begins with a tap on the shoulder from the muse. Helen May describes the impetus as more of a kick from her surroundings.
Well honed stories, thoughtful poetry and the excitement of "poetry on demand"
O'Neill reads "Anniversary Poem for Ann," "Tectonic of Love," "Photograph: Father and Grandfather Fishing the Pier at Michigan City, and "One Month After."
Brian O'Neill reads his poems "Late March," "The Stock Girl," and "Revise, Revise."