Friday October 13th
– Detail Question: What’s an image that you associate with fall?
-We read the poem of the day, “Hex” by Simone Muench
– We discussed what it means to have an aesthetic and how each person’s aesthetic is influenced by their experiences and who they are
– You each shared the poem you brought in and talked about how it fit into your personal aesthetic
Homework for Monday, October 16th
- Read: Since we didn’t get to talk about this today, read Greg Orr’s short essay “The Making of Poems”, his narrative poem “Gathering the Bones Together” and also Judy Jordan’s poem “Help me to Salt, Help Me to Sorrow“