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5 New Poetry Collections

A Ted Hughes Bestiary
(12 Jul 2016)
This selection of Ted Hughes’s poetry is arranged chronologically and brings together poems that embody animals, rather than just describe them. 670 more words

Eileen Myles Talks Trying to Write Porn and Life After 'Chelsea Girls'

Lately, Eileen Myles, 66, has had difficulty writing in her East Village apartment. ā€œIā€™m like a bad college student,ā€ she explained over black coffee last month at Cafe Mogador. 786 more words

New York

I'm a poet, you fools

What is it about poets and cops?

I’m reading Eileen Myles’ memoir-novel, Chelsea Girls, and early on she tells a story of a drunk night out with some friends, including this woman Chris, who she maybe still loved. 739 more words

(To Be Read Aloud, In A Fake French Accent)

It’s hard not to
take stock of all the losses
you have handed me
This wide-open space
This South China Sea. 361 more words