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Nice Work If, Surrounded By If

Wikipedia Poem, No. 511

can only

between offices
or still never rhyme

all over life
up reader

teeth full
of mouths… 16 more words


Did You Mean Más o Menos?

Wikipedia Poem, No. 510

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of pharma lying on a cigaretthe day afe… 359 more words


Eileen Myles - I Must Be Living Twice (Literature Review)

Eileen Myles is one of America’s most renowned writers, known for her inimitable approach to verse and poignant stanzas that strike the hearts of many who read her work. 487 more words

Literature Reviews

Fonograf Editions captures poets on vinyl sans shaky, tremulous, high-toned voices


There’s a fascinating piece at The Paris Review called Wax Poetic: Fonograf Editions brings poets to vinyl – Carson Vaughan – May 15, 2017. It tells the history of the recording company that puts out vinyl records of poets reading their work.  153 more words

#100, speak and spell, teach and tell, count and swell

“we can’t build a wall. we can only spout pure water again and again and drown his lies” (Eileen Myles, Resist Much, obey little… 478 more words


March 30: "our happiness"

was when the
lights were

the whole city
in darkness

& we drove north
to our friend’s
yellow apt.
where she had
power & we… 86 more words


Sunday's Quote

“Sunday is a likely day to write a poem. Because poetry is a piece of language flying around: you’ll find notebooks, something on your phone. It’s about finding them and getting them off that crumpled piece of paper and onto my computer.”

Eileen Myles