The Analyst in Paperback

The Analyst (W.W. Norton) now in paperback! The Analyst (Biblioasis) always in paperback.

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“The Negativo Trio” from Alphabetique on WMNR

“The Negativo Trio” from Alphabetique, read by Will Duchon, pianist and broadcaster, on Words and Music, WMNR Fine Arts Radio. 29 minutes into the show. Also with poems by Jill Bialosky, Naomi Shihab Nye, and Cyrus Cassells.  

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The Analyst Review in Poetry Magazine

“With Peacock the human body heals two by two.” Click here to read Shane Neilson’s review of  The Analyst in Poetry Magazine.

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The Analyst Reviewed in the South Florida Poetry Journal

Visit the South Florida Poetry Journal’s November 2017 Reviews for a review of The Analyst by Alec Solomita.    

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“The Witnessed Self” in The Puritan

Visit The Puritan Magazine site for an “The Witnessed Self”: A Conversation with Molly Peacock by Myra Bloom and Heather White.  

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Philadelphia Stories Interview

Molly was interviewed by novelist Julia MacDonnell for Philadelphia Stories.

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Molly’s Four-Part Jewish Book Council Visiting Scribe Blog

“I’m an Irish Molly” —Reflections on being a goyishe girl in a Jewish neighborhood “Brushes You Exchanged for Words”—Reflections on a gentile identifying with the holocaust “The Courage Inside Encouragement”—Reflections on rejections, a poet and her analyst “Picking Up the Brush. I Mean the Mop. I Mean the Brush”—Reflections on making art

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Essay at

“From magnificent tree to ‘nurse log’: After her fall, she’s still nourishing me from the forest floor” My relationship with my longtime analyst changed after her stroke transformed her into a new version of herself… View the full essay at the Salon site.

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Announcements Archive

Molly leads monthly Mutual Muse Goal Group sessions via Skype. The goal group, which is for poets and prose writers, operates on the premise that simply declaring a literary goal to others goes a long way towards fulfilling the goal. The group is now full, but email Molly to be put on a waiting list.

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Molly is hiding out to finish her new biography: The Flower Diary of Mary Hiester Reid. This extraordinary 19th-century Canadian-American artist managed both a marriage and a painting career, sojourning in Paris and Spain, painting in the Catskills, and settling in Toronto. Fabulously productive, she showed at all the major Expositions during her lifetime (1854-1921).

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The Illuminated Poem: A 92 St Y/Morgan Library Studio Seminar

Four Sundays: March 10, 17, 24, 31, 2019, 2-5 pm. 92 St Y, 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10128

Reading & Workshop: Poetry Center at Passaic County Community College

Saturday, March 2, 2019. Workshop 10 am-noon. Reading 1 pm. 32 Church St., Patterson, NJ.

Reading: Binghamton University

Tuesday, March 5-6, 2019. Binghamton, NY.  

Reading: SUNY Orange

Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 7 pm. Middletown, NY.