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    Poetry

    'Rain Travel' a Poem By W.S. Merwin

    From The Essential W.S. Merwin

    March 19, 2019  By W.S. Merwin

    Craft

    "Go With What's Alive" and Other Writing Advice from Philip Roth

    "Writing isn’t hard work, it’s a nightmare."

    March 19, 2019  By Emily Temple

    New Nonfiction

    How Japan Almost Lost a National Symbol to Extinction

    On the Cherry Blossom Tree and the English Gardener Who Saved It

    March 19, 2019  By Naoko Abe

    Daily Fiction

    From Siri Hustvedt's novel Memories of the Future


    From Maria Kuznetsova's novel Oksana, Behave!


    From Abi Andrews' novel The Word for Woman is Wilderness


    From Peter Rock's novel The Night Swimmers