Mary Ruefle

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MIDDLEBURY | Mary Ruefle may not be a household name in her home state, but during the coming months, we’re sure more Vermonters will recognize her poetry and her insight. Read more

The Vermont Eagle


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In 1962, actor Robert Lansing, star of  ABC-TV’s Emmy Award-winning “12 O’Clock High” series and actress/wife Emily McLaughlin met Robert Frost in Ripton during the summer before the poet’s death at age 88. Read more

The Vermont Eagle


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LAKE GEORGE | With Lake George’s two municipalities poised to take over primary administrative responsibilities and funding of the Lake George Teen Center as of Jan. 1, the village board hosted its director Haley Pogonowski... Read more

The Sun

The Eagle continues its occasional feature showcasing local poets. Read more

The Vermont Eagle


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MIDDLEBURY | McDonald’s in Middlebury may not sound like a restaurant Ernest Hemingway or Ezra Pound would have appreciated, but the fast-food hamburger haven doesn’t seem to bother unpretentious author, poet and playwright Stanford Pritchard. Read more

The Vermont Eagle


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NORTH CREEK | Johnsburg History Weekend, co-sponsored by the North Creek Railway Depot Preservation and the town of Johnsburg, is slated to return for its second year on Sept. 15-17. Read more

The Sun

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WARRENSBURG — The third annual Lotus Loves Literacy Poetry Slam is slated for May 11 at 6 p.m. at the Camp Echo Lake Lodge. Read more

The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — Imagine your life changing dramatically after completing just one school assignment. Read more

The Sun

Poetry, publishing, reading are center stage in Adirondack Center for Writing works Read more

NCL Magazine

BRISTOL — Four Vermont Muslim teen slam poets who call themselves “Muslim Girls Making Change” will share their experiences at a One World Library Project program in Bristol this month. Read more

The Vermont Eagle


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Beekmantown fifth-grader’s “I Am Odd, I Am New” poem touches local, national hearts Read more

The Sun


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Thank you very much to the Vermont Eagle newspaper and its readers for supporting the “Welcome to Leicester” call for poetry submissions. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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LONG LAKE — What is paired poetry? Read more

The Sun

RUTLAND – On Wednesday, April 20, at 6:30 p.m., Phoenix Books Rutland will host acclaimed poet Leland Kinsey for a reading from his new book, “Galvanized”. Read more

The Vermont Eagle


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SCHROON — When Mrs. Kristen Paris, seventh grade English teacher at Mountainside Christian Academy, assigned her students to write a poem for a 7th Grade Poetry Foundation (7GP) contest, Jacob Herrmann was wishing he was fishing. Read more

The Sun


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LEICESTER – Back in 1971, on the heels of the pop group Beatles’ big split up, ex-Beatle singer and songwriter Paul McCartney, along with wife Linda, penned a major international hit song. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

WARRENSBURG — The Lotus Group will be hosting its second annual Lotus Loves Literacy Poetry Slam in honor of National Poetry Month on Thursday, April 21, on the Lodge on Echo Lake, at 6 p.m. Read more

The Sun