Modern Poetry and twenty one pilots, Or Everything Is Complex, But the Struggle Is Worth It

During my final semester at UMW, I took Dr. Mara Scanlon’s Modern Poetry class largely because of my undying love and respect for her as a person and a professor. The class was basically her fan club of student with a few new faces mixed in. Little did we know … Continue reading

Am I Moore Than You Bargained For?

My friend, Moira, and I teamed up for the Modern Poetry final and created an intriguing mash-up of Marianne Moore and Fall Out Boy. The inspiration came from when we were studying Marianne Moore earlier in the semester and Moira and I joked about how several of her poems had … Continue reading