Category: Jim Danger Coppoc

The Guest Critic

| Jim Danger Coppoc, Poetics, Prose

by Jim Danger Coppoc So there’s this setup I keep walking into. I get invited to be a guest critic (and sometimes even a “celebrity” guest critic!) for workshops run by various poetry and arts organizations. At least half the time, I’m the youngest person in the room—sometimes by several decades. There’s always a wide …

La Vie

| Jim Danger Coppoc, Poetics, Prose

by Jim Danger Coppoc If you want to view paradise Simply look around and view it Anything you want to, do it Want to change the world, there’s nothing to it -Willy Wonka “In this class, and in the literary life in general, there are two rules, and two rules only—one, have something to say; …