Bill Knott

[Saint Geraud] (1940 - 2014 / Carson City, Michigan)

Comments about Bill Knott

  • Rookie - 182 Points Johnny Case (3/24/2014 10:03:00 PM)

    I've long considered Bill Knott to be among the best poets of our time.
    March 12th,2014 will be known as a sad day for American poetry.

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  • Rookie Leona Person (11/5/2011 12:37:00 PM)

    What does advice from the experts mean

  • Rookie Mo. (1/31/2008 2:17:00 PM)

    Congratulations on your books, Bill!

The Golden Age

is thought to be a confession, won by endless
torture, but which our interrogators must
hate to record—all those old code names, dates,
the standard narrative of sandpaper
throats, even its remorse, fall ignored. Far

away, a late (not lost) messenger stares,
struck by window bargains or is it the gift
of a sudden solicitude: is she going to

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