Poets who revise can't always go back and trace their own steps. Drafts can offer clues, and in a fascinating book, Poetry in Person, we can listen in as celebrated poets share their creative process.
Couldn't scientists -- who engage in their own, more deliberate process of creativity and analysis -- benefit from experiencing poetry's far more concentrated creative process? Read Post
Poets who revise can't always go back and trace their own steps. But early drafts can offer clues... read more Read Post