I cannot take a knife
to the red potato
shaped like your heart

— Megan Willome, author of The Joy of Poetry

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Beekeeper Inn

Fictional characters Mildred and Cindy continue their bed and breakfast tour, visiting the charming Beekeeper Inn, in the Swiss-American community of Helvetia, West Virginia.

Check out The Beekeeper Inn, Helvetia, West Virginia



Poetry Prompt

Join author Callie Feyen as she considers the romantic struggle that is Homecoming and offers a poetry prompt about rites of passage.

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New Club

The losses, the trauma that underline events at the heart of these poems unfold in the beauty of family, of beloved places like Paris and New York. 

Check out Book Club Announcement: Don't Ask Why by Michelle Ortega
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