From The Quotable Writer, edited by Lamar Underwood. Lyons Press: 2004.
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From Conversations with Yusef Komunyakaa, edited by Shirley A. James Hanshaw. University Press of Mississippi: 2010.
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From A Year with Rilke: Daily Readings from the Best of Rainer Maria Rilke. Translated and edited by Joanna Macy and Anita Barrows. HarperOne: 2009.
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From Old Friend from Far Away: The Practice of Writing Memoir, by Natalie Goldberg. Atria Books: 2009.
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From “An Interview with Kazim Ali” by Christopher Hennessy in Our Deep Gossip: Conversations with Gay Writers on Poetry and Desire. University of Wisconsin Press: 2013.
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From “(Mis)Adventures in Poetry” by D.A. Powell in The Writer’s Notebook: Craft Essays from Tin House. Tin House Books: 2009.
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From “Ars Poetica” in poet Mary Ruefle’s collection Trances of the Blast. Wave Books: 2013.
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