This is Just to Say Carrie Fountain talks with poets about their writings as well as examining others'.
This is Just to Say

This is Just to Say

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Carrie Fountain talks with poets about their writings as well as examining others'.

Most Recent Episodes

Closet Recordings: Kenneth Koch and The Weekly Poetry Lesson

In this edition of This is Just To Say: The Closet Recordings, poet and novelist, Carrie Fountain channels the poetry and wisdom of poet Kenneth Koch and asks us all to write one sentence that begins with, "I wish..." Email your wishes to Carrie here.

Closet Recordings: Naomi Shihab Nye

For this edition of This is Just To Say, The Closet Recordings, poet and novelist Carrie Fountain reads, "Wedding Cake" by Naomi Shihab Nye.

Closet Recordings: Ada Limón

In this edition of This Is Just To Say, The Closet Recordings, poet and novelist Carrie Fountain reads, "Instructions on Not Giving Up" by Ada Limón.

Closet Recordings: Dorianne Laux

In this edition of This Is Just To Say, The Closet Recordings, poet and novelist Carrie Fountain reads, "If This is Paradise," by Dorianne Laux.

Closet Recordings: W.S. Merwin

In this edition of This Is Just To Say, The Closet Recordings, poet and novelist Carrie Fountain reads, "The Unwritten," by. W.S. Merwin.

Closet Recordings: Barbara Ras

In this edition of This Is Just To Say, The Closet Recordings, poet and novelist Carrie Fountain reads, "You Can't Have It All," by Barbara Ras.

Closet Recordings:Marie Howe and The Poetry Lesson

On this special edition of This Is Just To Say, The Closet Recordings, poet and novelist Carrie Fountain read "Courage" by Marie Howe, and adds a lesson to all you young poets out there for how to write an ode. This is a great exercise for you to do with your kiddos this weekend! We hope you enjoy it!

Closet Recordings:Jack Gilbert

In this, the tenth, edition of This is Just To Say, The Closet Recordings, poet and novelist Carrie Fountain reads, "Failing and Falling," by Jack Gilbert.

Closet Recordings: Jane Hirshfield

In this, the ninth, edition of This is Just To Say, The Closet Recordings, poet and novelist Carrie Fountain reads, "Day Beginning with Seeing the International Space Station and a Full Moon Over the Gulf of Mexico and All Its Invisible Fishes," by Jane Hirshfield.

Closet Recordings: Philip Levine

In this, the eighth, edition of This is Just To Say, The Closet Recordings, poet and novelist Carrie Fountain reads, "The Mercy" by Philip Levine.

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