This poem is written in rhyme and meter, unlike most of its companions.
Its OK to actually read the poem to somebody else at this stage, though if you are at the bingo hall I suggest you wait for a pause between games.
Simply because with Yves Bonnefoy John Ashbery is the best poet of the last 50 years.
Simply because with Yves Bonnefoy John Ashbery is the best poet of the last 50 years. I met him in Italy about 15 years ago and I can' t forget those days. Read morePublished 8 months ago by pierangelo cesaretti
I bought this book on the strength of Ashbery's reputation, but cannot for the life of me understand why it is so high. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Stephen Wessells
The poetry of John Ashbery has an undeserved reputation for being difficult. To help the uninitiated ENJOY his poetry I have devised this little multi-step program. Read morePublished on October 30, 2012 by Comment Man