Attention Span – Patrick Pritchett
Rod Smith | Deed | Iowa | 2007
“The Good House” is a poem that is never less than itself, continually reinventing the topos of dwelling through the tropos of surprise.
Marjorie Welish | Isle of Signatories | Coffee House | 2008
Every sign is always already a form of annotation.
Joshua Clover | The Totality for Kids | California | 2006
The Romantic crisis poem cold-filtered for your drinking pleasure through the radical tradition of the Denkbild. Dude, it will make you weep.
Andrew Joron | The Cry at Zero| Counterpath | 2007
Who, if they cried, would utter zero, hallowed, forever?
Hank Lazer | The New Spirit | Singing Horse | 2005
Hank Lazer | Lyric & Spirit: Selected Essays, 1996-2008 | Omnidawn | 2008
The letter liveth so that the spirit might too.
Richard Deming | Let’s Not Call It Consequence | Shearsman | 2008
Incommensurate space between the verb and the noun. Whatever we dream, whatever we group by words.
Ed Barrett | Bosston | Pressed Wafer | 2008
The radioactive ghosts of Yeats and Whitey Bulger clash by night in the abandoned remnants of Scolley Square.
Amy Catanzano | iEpiphany | Erudite Fangs | 2008
Cellular constellations, bright with fractal intelligence.
Julie Carr | Equivocal | Alice James | 2007
The work of the work of mourning in “Iliadic.” Stop this endless war.
Jay Wright | The Presentable Art of Reading Absence | Dalkey Archive | 2008
Intelligence as a dying art. Promise of the garden and the smoke that is sweetness.
Philip Lamantia | Tau | City Lights | 2008
Vatic American nerve tree.
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