Author Archives: Ali Shapiro

About Ali Shapiro

Ali Shapiro is a recent graduate of the MFA program in poetry at the University of Michigan, where she sometimes teaches composition and creative writing. Her poems and comics have been published in RATTLE, Redivider, Linebreak, PANK, Cutbank, Hobart and The Rumpus. She's the recipient of a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship, scholarships from the Fine Arts Work Center and the Vermont Studio Center, and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Prizes in various denominations. Follow her on Twitter @alishapir0.

MFA vs. DMV

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Least Appealing Summer Residencies

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Workshopping My Dog

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Suggestions for the Next iBooks Update

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Off the Rails Quarterly

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Poetic Analytics

Sonnet XVIII, William Shakespeare

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Should I Write A Sonnet?

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Fact, Fiction, or Facebook?

Like Whitman, “I am large, I contain multitudes.” And in my case, the multitudes are on Facebook. I have eight different profiles to my name—or rather, not to my name. The characters in my harem—born of inside jokes, fictional stories, collaborative projects, … Continue reading

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Paper Trials

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Apps for Poets!

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