All posts tagged “criticism

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Cormorant to Cormorant, Fixed in Flight (The Deserter)

Wikipedia Poem, No. 908 for Jerry Saltz cordite (n) a smokeless, slow-burning powder composed of 30 to 58 percent nitroglycerin, 37 to 65 percent cellulose nitrate, and 5 to 6 percent mineral jelly. agreementi have a school of athens in my headi have a banana… Read More

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Anchor Point on Marx’s Birthday

Wikipedia Poem, No. 775   indoctrinations said the question needing communism to point an anchor profane said the blames with lyrics beckoning snow bitter acid said an old-school still hold tight the ideals of marxist values question said the tanks to reassert talk show values… Read More

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Performing Neurodegenerative Critique (I Escape the Atmosphere)

I escape the atmosphere I escape the sinister I escaped the atmosphere I escape the atmosphere I recalled the atmosphere I read the atmosphere I received the atmosphere I receive the atmosphere I escape the atmosphere I escape the atmosphere I die the anytime I… Read More

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Hizb al-Kanaba (Neoliberaling on el-Sisi’s Slacks)

Wikipedia Poem, No. 679   can subscribe to the cause of death before their relative’s body could be caricature in modern egypt it is closer to reportage i have personally seen the medical files of polished brass shaimaa el-sabbagh hizb al-kanaba “in many other contexts… Read More

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“to bed a cricket / stroke my goatee”

Wikipedia Poem, No. 666     to bed a cricket stroke my goatee i dance from side to side now furrow my brown house sparrow flutters in a fruit bowl with whom am i arguing crickets then go to bed obsess over critics crickets and… Read More

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A Conversation About Frederick Seidel Between an Elementary School Teacher and a Hungry Upper West Side Pigeon

Wikipedia Poem, No. 665 either upon this trace of tree an endless sea and home how do ye murmur out in barren mazes or cyclades or the islands of king solomon one-off i want to become and that i want to become and then i want… Read More

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RNG (Robbins v. Goldsmith)

Wikipedia Poem, No. 663 in that particular place at that precise instant virtue in late fall sniff modernism rhyme disappear from poetry sometime in late fall sniff jealousy the primary output of modernism rhyme disappears from poetry sometime next week early winter is that sunrise… Read More

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Portrait of Lindy West

Wikipedia Poem, No. 622 now even left-wing puff pieces cast party defer (or perhaps unmask it all-government hurricane partly agrees about email become that ism always have nice hidden in her swaddle faced with everythings that chyron revealing along disaffected cut-in factions between working remote… Read More

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The Two Orchard Thieves

Wikipedia Poem, No. 577 these two orchard thieves a series and a brother the spirit seems somehow yet feminine oily laughs when campfire staircases rise up like milk our bodies sculpt a cheap iron colocynth breaks our ranks touch again doves watercourses a campfire family… Read More

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Arrow Site

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