Iowa Writes

What Poetweet calls my aspirations

When you go to another store?
It ain't pretty, but it's home.

And I can still get down with this!
Iowa is for (humidity) lovers.
And a baby girl who melts his...

Hear, hear!

This is gonna be good.

About Iowa Writes

Since 2006, Iowa Writes has featured the work of Iowa-identified writers (whether they have Iowa roots or live here now) and work published by Iowa journals and publishers on The Daily Palette. Iowa Writes features poetry, fiction, or nonfiction twice a week on the Palette.

In November of 2008, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) designated Iowa City, Iowa, the world's third City of Literature, making the community part of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network.

Iowa City has joined Edinburgh, Scotland and Melbourne, Australia as UNESCO Cities of Literature.

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G.V. de Choisy is the Nonfiction Editor of The Iowa Review and the Host of The Lit Show.  She is an MFA candidate in the University of Iowa's Nonfiction Writing Program.

What Poetweet calls my aspirations is part of a series of poems created with poem-producing algorithm software.

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on February 19, 2015

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