Sudden Spoon

Collaborative Close Readings

I am she : I am he : The wreck is / is not / thing itself

A close reading of “Diving Into the Wreck,” by Adrienne Rich. The two things that intrigue me most about this poem are: The shifting I, and the nature of the … Continue reading

December 10, 2012 · 5 Comments

“Vespers” — alternative readings inspired by form

Sycamore leaves — this is the first year I have ever seen leaves still on the trees at the end of November here. The leaves were scanned on a flat-bed … Continue reading

December 1, 2012 · 4 Comments


Here’s another video.  So, you just wrote the Poem of the Week post.  How do you make it stick to the front page as the main featured post? Also, I … Continue reading

November 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

How to add new Media and new Posts

This info is for blog authors.  How to add a pic to the library, and how to make a new post with that image. Note: the image I uploaded is … Continue reading

November 18, 2012 · 2 Comments

Poem of the Week

Our first poem will be up soon.

November 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Theme specifications

The Suburbia theme will display a featured image over your post.  The featured image needs to be at least 350 x 248.   (Note: a 4 x3 aspect ratio would … Continue reading

November 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

An interesting lesson in the power of tags on WordPress

November 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Weekly Poem Post

This is a sample of a featured post.  It will have a link to the poem of the week, with whatever background the author chooses to include.  It can include … Continue reading

November 14, 2012 · 3 Comments

Sample close reading post.

Sample Pic for Sample Post Sample of a close reading post.

November 14, 2012 · Leave a comment