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Weekly Spell

In the winding of the vine,
Our voices press from us and twine
Around the year’s fermented wine. . .

— From “A Crown of Leaves for Fall Equinox”
Spells: New and Selected Poems
(Wesleyan University Press, 2013)

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Spells brings together Annie’s most memorable and striking poems from previous books, along with previously unpublished and new poems. These intricate and moving “spells” bring readers to experience poetry not just in the mind, but in the body.

Latest Posts

  • Book Review: Matriarchal Societies: Studies on Indigenous Culture Across the Globe
    Tue, Nov 25, 2014
    Matriarchal Societies: Studies on Indigenous Culture Across the Globe  by Heide Gottner-Abendroth This worldchanging, mindblowing book shows the way home.  In the wake of the racist Ferguson verdict,  in the wake of Mary Beard’s revelations about the threats and harassment suffered by women who speak out in public, I am reviewing this book wherever I can […]Read More
  • Poetcraft Circles—The Vision
    Sun, Nov 23, 2014
    Poets, are you curious to learn more details about Poetcraft Circles?   I know some of you are. So  I thought I’d share this working “vision statement” that lays out the outlines.  It’s so exciting that this is becoming real at last–with all the desire I hear from poets, especially young poets, to find out how form works, it […]Read More

American Witch Blog

Specimens–what a funny word for offering something for sale. But it's what we've been doing for months here at American Witch, in order to keep our brand names legal. [...]
Sat, Oct 25, 2014
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Exciting talk this morning with Rhonda, the teamaker. She said she'd had to stop work splitting wood to call me. I envied her out there on this golden September day [...]
Fri, Sep 26, 2014
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