Archive for August 31, 2012

In Praise of the Blue Moon

I tell my students that the full moon is a cliché in most writing (I will not insert information about werewolf literature here) but the blue moon, the second full moon in a month, is worth writing about. In celebration of tonight’s blue moon, take a look at Lisa Russ Spaar’s article about the influence of the moon and 32 Poems’ celebration of moon poems.