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Pangyrus Magazine feature

Pangyrus features my poem,”Slight of Hand,” in their writing on the pandemic series titled IN SICKNESS AND IN HEALTH : I’ve come for you, cushion-softinstead of being wrapped, we’re loose saltand spray / solid and shadow at once (you can … Continue reading

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Yes, Poetry

“Slide” is noted at Yes, Poetry in “Here’s What Resonated with You in 2020”

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Poetry Today: Kenyon Review

Ruben Queseda interviews me about my new book, SISYPHUSINA, in Kenyon Review‘s Poetry Today: Trust and Idealism Poetry Today features living poets answering questions about poetry and poetics. “I took up the challenge of writing about aging within the context of … Continue reading

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Cafe Lena Livestream Dec. 2!

Three great poets reading from the Caffe Lena stage in Saratoga Springs, NY, Wed. Dec. 2: David Graham, Shira Dentz and Rana Bitar. Livestream starts at 7PM on Facebook or Youtube.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LwrlnzHXGSI

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Poetry-as-comics anthology!

Embodied, an intersectional feminist poetry-as-comics anthology is due out in May 2020! Embodied is a collaboration between cis female, trans, and non-binary poets and comics artists published by A Wave Blue World and edited by Wendy Chin-Tanner. Am thrilled to … Continue reading

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Love’s Executive Order

A new poem, “Spring ruffles in,” is LOVE’S EXECUTIVE ORDER‘s weekly poem on the Trump presidency and you can read it here!

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TO DEFY THE GODS

You can read Rachel Abramowitz review, “To defy the gods: Form, Resilience, & Capaciousness in Shira Dentz’s SISYPHUSINA” in Tupelo Quarterly here (an excerpt) “In the ancient Greek myth of Sisyphus, Sisyphus, king of Corinth and “the most cunning of … Continue reading

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In Case of Fire

A new poem, “in Case of Fire,” is ZÓCALO PUBLIC SQUARE’s Friday Feature Poem. You can read it here

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A visual review of SISYPHUSINA

Check out Frances Cannon’s amazing visual review, “Profound Asymmetry,” of SISYPHUSINA in Poetry Northwest! Below are two excerpts from it, and you can read and look at her full graphic review here!

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Tips for Online Writing Teachers and Instructional Designers!

Five Fun & Effective Ways to Teach Writing Online 5 Fun & Effective Ways to Teach Writing Online: 1. Create collaborative writing: Invite your students to write two or three sentences in response to a writing prompt. Ask them to … Continue reading

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