The poets are wrong of course.

“The poets are wrong of course […] But then poets are almost always wrong about facts. That’s because they are not really interested in facts: only in truth: which is why the truth they speak is so true that even those who hate poets by simple and natural instinct are exalted and terrified by it.” … Continue reading

Small Presses—Where to Look for Intriguing Poetry | Ploughshares

Small Presses—Where to Look for Intriguing Poetry | Ploughshares.

With Drizzled Warm Butter, Intensely Rendered by Dick Allen

With Drizzled Warm Butter, Intensely Rendered   What every painter knows, but most others forget is how bright colors dim in artificial light and lobster tastes most fresh the nearer to death you set your teeth into the lobster’s flesh. Dick Allen   via With Drizzled Warm Butter, Intensely Rendered by Dick Allen : Poetry … Continue reading