Sharon Olds, award-winning poet who teaches in the Graduate Creative Writing Program at New York University and author of Stag's Leap: Poems (Knopf, 2012), offers an assignment and insight into writing poetry.
.@Old_Sharon loves surprises in poetry.— Brian Lehrer Show (@BrianLehrer) April 21, 2016
"It gives you that fresh feeling that you’re being given, by the writer, a new view on something."
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