Tag Archives: Mary Ruefle

Alison Fure – Week 19 Chapbook Chart 2020

Paths are a form of separation between us and modern life. They separate us from traffic. They flow like water to provide us with natural shortcuts and desire lines. They can allow for a continuity of gardens and be good … Continue reading

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Joseph Massey – Week 18 Chapbook Chart 2020

In his chapbook, Present Conditions, Joseph Massey writes that “the weather within / is the weather without.” His poems chronicle a difficult winter where the universe grows colder, his speaker taking all day to “filter out the debris of a … Continue reading

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Yusef Komunyakaa – Week 17 Chapbook Chart 2020

The poems in Night Animals, by Yusef Komunyakaa, climb so deeply into the being of various beasts, from cricket to leopard to snowy owl, that we read them with an uncanny shiver of recognition. Without ever fully abandoning his human skin, … Continue reading

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Yusef Komunyakaa – Week 16 Chapbook Chart 2020

The poems in Night Animals, by Yusef Komunyakaa, climb so deeply into the being of various beasts, from cricket to leopard to snowy owl, that we read them with an uncanny shiver of recognition. Without ever fully abandoning his human … Continue reading

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Week 47 Chapbook Chart 2019 – Elfie

How Will I Sound When My Voice Returns? is an intimate exploration of the aftermath of sexual assault and the victim’s struggle to talk about her experiences. It is the second poetry chapbook by English poet Elfie. Elfie is a writer … Continue reading

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Week 41 Chapbook Chart 2019 – Alvin Pang

In this universe we sip milk tea as the child we can never have gambols on the fine sand of our unfinished pining. In a series of textured prose currents, UNINTERRUPTED TIME assays confluent moments of familial and intimate relations, tracing the … Continue reading

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Week 37 Chapbook Chart 2019 – William Meikle

Two men. One mountain. And a monster, a beast of legend. A telling of an ascent of Everest, and what was found there. William Meikle is a Scottish writer, now living in Canada, with more than thirty novels published in the … Continue reading

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Week 29 Chapbook Chart 2019 – Blue Nib Four

The work of Blue Nib Chapbook Four winner, Pat Anthony: Place and people are inextricably linked in this evocative collection of poems. They bristle with observational details that a less skilful writer might miss – a man pedals night into day, the moon … Continue reading

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Week 28 Chapbook Chart 2019 – Blue Nib Four

The work of Blue Nib Chapbook Four winner, Pat Anthony: Place and people are inextricably linked in this evocative collection of poems. They bristle with observational details that a less skilful writer might miss – a man pedals night into day, the moon … Continue reading

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Week 27 Chapbook Chart 2019 – Blue Nib Four

The work of Blue Nib Chapbook Four winner, Pat Anthony: Place and people are inextricably linked in this evocative collection of poems. They bristle with observational details that a less skilful writer might miss – a man pedals night into day, … Continue reading

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