Poetics and Poetry Discussion
(6/24/2013 9:37:00 PM)
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True, Monty. But I am REALLY pleased someone liked my poems that much, even just one person. You're right, though, extraordinary is just another of the many cheap words you find in any blurb on any book of poetry. And being preoccupied with one's reputation wastes time we could be polishing our art! Still, this kind of praise beats a sharp stick in the anus any day, eh?Replies for this message:
(6/27/2013 11:19:00 AM)
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What I love most about Lamont is his inability to be generous. Any praise given to someone he considers a contemporary, a rival, and he pisses on it as hard as he can. I suspect this behavior spring ... more
(6/27/2013 2:54:00 AM)
I'm willing to bet your reader has never run across a poem by Rachel Hadas, or Henri Cole, or Brigit Peegen Kelly. -LP
S. A. S.
(6/26/2013 8:26:00 PM)
I've never experienced a sharp stick in the anus, but I'm sure it would be....extraordinary.
- Jefferson Carter (6/27/2013 11:19:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply
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