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James Rovira · 2d ago

Using Turnitin.com: Pros and Cons

I recently had an interesting and productive discussion on Twitter with some of my colleagues about the use of turnitin.com, and since I’ve been a turnitin.com user for about ten years now, ...
James Rovira · 1W ago

Poetry at Millsaps Today

Earlier today, Millsaps College had scheduled the Jamaican poet Claudia Rankine to visit campus and read her poetry. She’s the Frederick Iseman Professor of Poetry at Yale University, and un...
James Rovira · 3W ago

Liber Abaci

Liber Abaci O! Could any great stone, mountainous though it is, resist that wry, gentle, know- ing look that pierces your dark surfaces with humor like prismatic sunlight dript through summe...
James Rovira · 4W ago

An Open Letter to President Trump

Dear President Trump: In this letter, I’m going to presume to give you advice about how to make the adjustment to being President. It’s important to me because, like it or not, your decision...
James Rovira · 1M ago

2017

2017 love is stronger than death faith is stronger than sin truth is stronger than lies hope is stronger than fear life is stronger than denial love is stronger than death and every thing th...
James Rovira · 1M ago

Twenty Things I Learned on My Trip to Florida…

1. Pickle flavored sunflower seeds are very good. 2. BBQ flavored sunflower seeds are eh. Not bad. 3. My wife is like the recalcitrant whatever it is in Green Eggs and Ham. She would not try...
James Rovira · 2M ago

Diane Hoeveler Book Chat URL

The Romantic Circles Reviews and Receptions book chat devoted to the life and work of Diane Hoeveler will start at 10:00 a.m. ET on Friday, December 9th at the following link: https://zoom.u...
James Rovira · 2M ago

Book Chat: The Life and Work of Diane Hoeveler

Book chat devoted to the life and work of Diane Hoeveler on December 9th at 10:00 a.m. ET.
James Rovira · 4M ago

Frendeles

Frendeles Elated, lucid rotund peaches heave their twin, soft, downy curves into the still loneliness of cold northern climes, of dark lands with a night that lasts all day. c Jim Rovira 201...
James Rovira · 4M ago

Silence Sestina

Silence Sestina* In what darkened, ragged, screaming fire does the kiss of silence never see? Or ever darkly, kisses raged evening fire that loves while screaming? In what screaming, never f...