Poets want to get away with murder.
Ashbery’s translation is the best we have in English so far.
She scares me the way Cordelia scares me–by dint of her absolute integrity.
–after Julio Cortazar
E N T I T L E D
LET’S DRINK AND FUCK
Elizabethton, Tennessee, 1929
Desperately Seeking My Name is Not Susan
Farewell Adios to the Americano