Tag Archives: Poem

New Book: ‘Pressed Against All That Nothing’

You’ll find very few references to my own work on this blog–partially because I don’t think my own work should be the focus, and also because I generally dislike self-promotion. At the gentle urging of my editor, and because I … Continue reading

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Tony Hoagland Reads at Inprint

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Poem: Jorie Graham, Over and Over Stitch

Over and Over Stitch BY JORIE GRAHAM Late in the season the world digs in, the fat blossoms hold still for just a moment longer. Nothing looks satisfied, but there is no real reason to move on much further: this isn’t … Continue reading

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Mary Karr – Suicide’s Note: An Annual

Suicide’s Note: An Annual BY MARY KARR I hope you’ve been taken up by Jesus though so many decades have passed, so far apart we’d grown      between love transmogrifying into hate and those sad letters            and phone calls and your face … Continue reading

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Tony Hoagland – A Color of the Sky

A COLOR OF THE SKY—TONY HOAGLAND (from What Narcissism Means to Me) Windy today and I feel less than brilliant, driving over the hills from work. There are the dark parts on the road                      when you pass through clumps of wood    … Continue reading

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Neil Hilborn – “OCD” (Rustbelt 2013)

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Jeffrey McDaniel – Poetry@Tech

I recently had the pleasure of meeting Jeffrey McDaniel (one of my favorite poets) and you’ll be pleased to know he’s a gentle, down-to-earth man.  He just happens to have one of the sharpest tongues.

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