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My poems always begin with a metaphor, but my way into the metaphor may be a word, an image, even a sound. And I rarely…
Many of my poems try to use a comic element to reach a place that isn’t comic at all. The comic element works as a…
I like it to be quiet, and it usually occurs in the morning. There are three or four places in my house where I can…
I can’t believe there is a poet who hasn’t eagerly put down a word one day, only to erase it the next day deciding it…
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