|提及的人：||Jeffrey Skinner; Jeffrey Skinner|
|描述：||xx, 184 p. ; 22 cm.|
|内容：||Protects talent. What is talent? ; The part that learns without effort ; Rigor, precision ; Unfairness ; Necessary selfishness ; Life and work ; The background check --
Finds the liminal place. The in-between ; Ignition ; Let's get lost ; A pathway to the gateway ; Meandering, description, music ; Not so hot, better, limit interference, endure ; Top ten poet complaints --
Makes use. Phil & company ; Crafty craft ; O, research ; The private eye ; Bobby the ape --
Discipline (self). Bad boat, bad boy ; The silence of the iambs ; The revisionarium ; The time clock --
Finds poetry companion. How far from the self ; A little help from my friends ; Ask Dr. Frankenpoem, your poetry companion --
Ambitious for the work. Ignores outer validation ; Ink runs from the corners of my mouth ; Things that, while possibly admirable, mean nothing for a career ; Things that may move your career forward ; Things that guarantee you will not have a career ; Smarts ; The pre M.F.A. save-your-time & money quiz --
Takes the long view. The long view ; The young ; Family guy.
|其他題名：||Six point five practices of moderately successful poets
Six and a half practices of moderately successful poets
Practices of moderately successful poets
The memoir of private eye turned moderately successful poet Jeffrey Skinner. Includes advice on life in the arts and personal interpretations on the ins and outs of contemporary American poetry.