This prompts is inspired by prompts offered by Krystal Languell during her workshop, A Poetics Of Noticing: Poetry Of/On/From Work.
Refer to your calendar or planner and print or photocopy several pages from it. Or print from your Notes or To Do List app or notebook. Use the text, diagrams, calculations on these pages to create a poetic work. Essentially, revise your agenda.
WORKING LIST—A BIBLIOGRAPHY FOR THE WORKSHOP:
Undocumentaries, Rosa Alcalá
Academonia, Dodie Bellamy
“In Remembrance of their Labors,” Carmen Giménez Smith
“The Unsung Heroes of the Poetry World,” Krystal Languell, ed.
“I was excited…,” Joanna Fuhrman
“Barcelona, 1936” & Selections from the Spanish Civil War Archive, Muriel Rukeyser
Hold it Down, Gina Myers
My New Job, Catherine Wagner
Viability, Sarah Vap
The Market Wonders, Susan Briante
“Even the Gas Station Attendant Here is Nice to Me,” Leigh Stein
Kelly Lake Store & Other Stories, Chris Kraus
An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in Paris, Georges Perec
100 Essays I Don’t Have Time to Write, Sarah Ruhl
Submit your responses, epistles, and poetic experiments to HOUSE PARTY to be considered for publication in an upcoming issue here.