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Creative Writing Research Guide : Home

About this Guide

Welcome to the Creative Writing Research Guide. Here, you will find helpful links to resources for both students and teachers of creative writing and literature, including poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. These resources will be useful in conducting research, writing papers, and teaching creative writing and literature.

"Poet's Work" by Lorine Niedecker, a Wisconsin poet

   advised me :
      learn a trade

I learned
   to sit at a desk
      and condense

No layoffs
   from this

Niedecker was born 1903 in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin. For more on her life and poetry, see

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