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"It"s Fair"

Waterfield is a direct descendant of postmodernist Denise Levertov.

No system can endure perfection.

My poems want to rescue you but are often only able to watch.

Charlotte Street

Practicing Vigilance

Conformists are the gate keepers of both the establishment and anti-establishment orders.

It was late in the smoke-painted bar, a quarter past the blue hour.

58, black-most lot, collapsible ceiling and underground lung ward

The Disappearing is a new app for iPhone, iPad and Android that (literally) explores poetry and place. Beginning with a collection of over 100 poems about Sydney, the app creates a poetic map charting traces, fragmentary histories, impressions and memories.

Federal Bureau of Investigation

The creative power of a poet must include the possibility of arbitrary power or it serves only competence and adherence to an aesthetic.

I wanted to create a space where I could be honest without feeling required to adhere to some arbitrary notion of what was True.

The Scrimmage

Doc, there was a hand

We could learn much about Hoagland by seeing what he does not include, and what he does not pay attention to.