Posts Tagged: poetry

Giraffes Will Leap in the Season of Haircuts: Matthew J. Burgess’ 'Slippers For Elsewhere'

Though his later years were marred with substance abuse, lackluster performances, and obesity, Jerry Garcia developed a seemingly strange favorite pastime: SCUBA diving. Archival footage shows “the fat man” floating serenely amongst Hawaiian corals and turtles; a September 1995 article

Giraffes Will Leap in the Season of Haircuts: Matthew J. Burgess’ 'Slippers For Elsewhere'

Though his later years were marred with substance abuse, lackluster performances, and obesity, Jerry Garcia developed a seemingly strange favorite pastime: SCUBA diving. Archival footage shows “the fat man” floating serenely amongst Hawaiian corals and turtles; a September 1995 article

Novel Poetry: Choose the Leigh Stein Adventure

Leigh Stein makes cross-dimensional leaps in her debut poetry collection, her follow-up to a freshman novel that touts a voice relevant to an entire twenty-something year old generation. Encased in Stein’s irony and heartbroken affirmations, Dispatch from the Future does

Novel Poetry: Choose the Leigh Stein Adventure

Leigh Stein makes cross-dimensional leaps in her debut poetry collection, her follow-up to a freshman novel that touts a voice relevant to an entire twenty-something year old generation. Encased in Stein’s irony and heartbroken affirmations, Dispatch from the Future does

Imagist Aesthete: On Bianca Stone’s New Chapbook

Bianca Stone is somewhat an aesthete in the poetry world, particularly the Brooklyn milieu that in recent years has capitalized on an emerging style: toughly sentimental, dashingly ironic, and deceivingly cagey writing.  It’s a world of young MFAs who run

Imagist Aesthete: On Bianca Stone’s New Chapbook

Bianca Stone is somewhat an aesthete in the poetry world, particularly the Brooklyn milieu that in recent years has capitalized on an emerging style: toughly sentimental, dashingly ironic, and deceivingly cagey writing.  It’s a world of young MFAs who run

Sheet Music: Poems

 In Sheet Music, Robert Gibb considers the natural world as well as the man-made one via the gaze of music—with an emphasis on classical, but also jazz—creating via language what otherwise might be drawn on score paper as musical notation. Two things

Sheet Music: Poems

 In Sheet Music, Robert Gibb considers the natural world as well as the man-made one via the gaze of music—with an emphasis on classical, but also jazz—creating via language what otherwise might be drawn on score paper as musical notation. Two things

Future Paths Unfollowed: The Poetry of Joseph Ceravolo & Laurence Lieberman (Part 1)

by R. Salvador Reyes

Poets move like shoals of fish through the ocean of our literary history. But there are those few loners, the daredevils, the quixotic…

Future Paths Unfollowed: The Poetry of Joseph Ceravolo & Laurence Lieberman (Part 1)

by R. Salvador Reyes

Poets move like shoals of fish through the ocean of our literary history. But there are those few loners, the daredevils, the quixotic…

Another Age: the Macedonian Poetry of Nikola Madzirov

Poetry may be the most difficult of all literary forms to translate, and yet the beauty and depth of poetry are appreciated beyond the bounds of any given language—thus, poetry begs to be translated. Some of the greatest poets commonly

Another Age: the Macedonian Poetry of Nikola Madzirov

Poetry may be the most difficult of all literary forms to translate, and yet the beauty and depth of poetry are appreciated beyond the bounds of any given language—thus, poetry begs to be translated. Some of the greatest poets commonly