It may be said that poems are in one way like icebergs: only about a third of their bulk appears… (read more)
I am not at all clear what free verse is anymore. That's one of the things you learn not to… (read more)
I do insist on making what I hope is sense so there's always a coherent narrative or argument that the… (read more)
Language is remarkable, except under the extreme constraints of mathematics and logic, it never can talk only about what it's… (read more)
I have a plot, but not much happens.
Mostly the thought and the verse come inseparably. In my poem Poetics, it's as close as I come to telling… (read more)
I like all my children, even the squat and ugly ones.