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Monday on Tuesday

Once again, Monday slipped by me before I could post a poem, here are two worth waiting for. Everyone thinks of Philip Levine as the poetic champion of the blue-collar worker, but I vote for Dorianne Laux. The Shipfitter’s Wife … Continue reading

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Dull subjects

In a humorous essay about poetry, William Matthews suggested there are only four subjects for poems: 1. I went out into the woods today, and it made me feel, you know, sort of religious. 2. We’re not getting any younger. 3. … Continue reading

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