I once wrote a poem about a hot dog eating contest. Yesterday, it was beamed out to all of Indiana for National Poetry Month. These are your NEH dollars at work people.
(With thanks for Shari Wagner and the Indiana Humanities for this opportunity.)
Derek Mong is a poet, essayist, and translator. He lives in Portland, Oregon.
Derek’s debut collection of poetry, Other Romes, was published by Saturnalia Books in February of 2011.
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