Pia Aliperti

Anticipating the End as Expected Intolerance to Boredom

October 4, 2012
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There may be clarity in collecting and rearranging details, in outlining anger, in fantasizing about screaming and kicking through walls.

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“The Present is a Pasture” in A Map Predetermined and Chance

September 13, 2012
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The imagery in her poems often stretches like a coastline or the orientation lines on a map.

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The Petal of My Tongue Keeps Slipping: Darcie Dennigan’s Madame X

May 31, 2012
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“Some say the world will end in fire, / Some say in ice” famously wrote Robert Frost. “I whispered precipice” Dennigan answers, “[…] because precipice contains ice (practically twice).”

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