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Poem of the Week: Ariana Nadia Nash

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“To Hold the Body in my Hand” & “Unnamed”

Poem(s) of the Week: Mark Leidner

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Those early poems struck me for how they treated absurd corners of cultural ephemera with the utmost seriousness, and in a vernacular language that seamlessly ascended to momentary heights of poetic beauty.

Poem of the Week: Jay Thompson

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Five poems from Winter

Poem of the Week: Mark Conway

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in the orchard

Poem of the Week: Rich Armstrong

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Usual Resistance

Brain vs. heart

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Both indulgently prosaic and absurdly poetic, with plenty of in-jokes for computer nerds and literature nerds alike, this beautiful chapbook will make you laugh, cry, and/or hate the authors.

Poetry Fix, Episode 20: Weldon Kees

by Chris Robinson Poetry and Poetics
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Mary Karr and Christopher Robinson discuss Weldon Kees’s poem “1926.”

Poetry Fix, Episode 19: Thomas Lux

by Chris Robinson Poetry and Poetics
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Mary Karr and Christopher Robinson discuss Thomas Lux’s poem “Tarantulas on the Lifebuoy.”

Poetry Fix, Episode 18: More Milosz

by Chris Robinson Poetry and Poetics
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Mary Karr and Christopher Robinson discuss Czeslaw Milosz’s poem “Late Ripeness.”

Poetry Fix, Episode 17: Milosz

by Chris Robinson Poetry and Poetics
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Mary Karr and Christopher Robinson discuss Czeslaw Milosz’s poems “On Prayer” and “And Yet the Books.”

Poetry Fix Episode 16: Heather McHugh

by Chris Robinson Poetry and Poetics
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Mary Karr and Christopher Robinson discuss Heather McHugh’s poem “I Knew I’d Sing.”

Poetry Fix Episode 15: Transtromer

by Chris Robinson Poetry and Poetics
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Mary Karr and Christopher Robinson briefly discuss Tomas Transtromer’s poems “Street Crossing” and “Face to Face.”

Poetry Fix, Episodes 13 & 14: Mary Oliver and Keats

by Chris Robinson Poetry and Poetics
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Episodes 13 and 14 of Poetry Fix. Mary Karr and Christopher Robinson briefly discuss John Keats’ poem “This Living Hand” and Mary Oliver’s “Wild Geese.”

Poetry Fix, Episode 12: Baseball Haiku

by Chris Robinson Poetry and Poetics
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Mary Karr and Christopher Robinson briefly discuss baseball haiku.

Poetry Fix Episode 11: Terrence Hayes

by Chris Robinson Poetry and Poetics
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Mary Karr and Christopher Robinson briefly discuss Terrence Hayes’s poem “Talk.”

Poetry Fix Episode 10: William Matthews

by Chris Robinson Poetry and Poetics
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Mary Karr and Christopher Robinson briefly discuss Williiam Matthews’s poem “Cheap Seats”

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