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Week 28 UK Chapbook Chart 2017 – Tony Hoagland

No knocking Tony Hoagland off the top spot as Hard Rain graces the number 1 position on the UK Chapbook Chart once again. Hard Rain is consistently the most popular of chapbooks in the UK and remains a favourite amongst readers throughout the world. 244 more words

Week 27 UK Chapbook Chart 2017 – Tony Hoagland

Once again Hard Rain by Tony Hoagland graces the number 1 position on the UK Chapbook Chart. Hard Rain is consistently the most popular of chapbooks in the UK and remains a favourite amongst readers throughout the world. 244 more words

Week 26 UK Chapbook Chart 2017 – Tony Hoagland

Once again Hard Rain by Tony Hoagland graces the number 1 position on the UK Chapbook Chart. Hard Rain is consistently the most popular of chapbooks in the UK and remains a favourite amongst readers throughout the world. 225 more words

this week @ the New York Times: James Tate & the Afterlife

James Tate – The Afterlife

A man fell out of the tree in our backyard. I ran over
to help him. “Would you like some tea?” I said. 31 more words

THE LOST PILOT

JAMES TATE

for my father, 1922-1944

Your face did not rot
like the others—the co-pilot,
for example, I saw him

yesterday. His face is corn- 248 more words

Poem

The Messy Politics of Line Breaks

You can always tell a poetry expert (notice I didn’t say “snob”). They’re the ones who can go on and on about line breaks. I listen with one ear for a while, then yawn and say, “Pass the peanut butter and enjambment, would you?” 557 more words

Poetry