Insightful, well written. A must for poetry writers, for perspective and craft.Published 3 months ago by Elaine McIntosh
Orr's guide is not really a guide to reading poems as such, although the chapter on Form does a bit of that. Read morePublished 7 months ago by David Anthony Sam
Good review of some of the current (eternal?) worries keeping poets awake at night. Humorous and pointie. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Catharine T. Clark Sayles
This is one of the best, and certainly the funniest, book on modern poetry I have read, and I have read most of them.Published on February 16, 2013 by Agnes Spiller
Agreat guide for aspiring poets and insights to modern poetry writers.
As a poet I read David Orr's column in the NYT and always
appreciate his take on Modern Poetry.
As Orr points out, before you go to Belgium, there are certain questions you want asked: where are the good restaurants and museums, what is its history, what are its relations... Read morePublished on December 9, 2012 by Peter P. Parisi