Justin Lamb http://wwno.org en Tips for Climbing Barbed Wire http://wwno.org/post/tips-climbing-barbed-wire <p></p><p></p><p>This coming August the<a href="http://nps2013.poetryslam.com/"> National Poetry Slam </a>will take place in Boston. But locally, preparations are already being made. On Saturday, both aspiring and professional poets are <a href="http://theshadowboxtheatre.com/Shadowbox/Now_Showing.html">encouraged to compete for a spot </a>on Team Slam New Orleans. So on this week's Notes from New Orleans, Sharon Litwin is getting schooled in the stanza. Thu, 10 Jan 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 26687 at http://wwno.org