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Of Lamb is the rare, special kind of book that is so beautiful one can’t help but keep it wrapped in tissue paper when they’re carrying around, as they might a shiny stone kept for luck.

This might be likened to a controlled burn.

The setting, Yahia reminds me more than once, is a little absurd.

I’ve never really known how to write about other people without imposing some kind of “treatment” on them.

Across Australia, each state, city, suburb and street autonomously divides itself into thousands of clubs and societies.


To be Redux is to believe in the mythos of return within the scope of the materials at hand.

Paul Legault is the co-founder of the translation press Telephone Books and the author of three books of poetry.

from (Opera): Asylum

“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).”

Neighborhood aesthetics, especially in that industrial/post-industrial world, were very different.


"I think we want to innovate."

In place of a hermeneutics of reading, as Susan Sontag’s ghost might say, we need an erotics of reading.

from Cadae: The Pi Poems

Error is the only reality we know, and the one thing we are least likely to forgive or admit.