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density is the primary measure

Chris LaMay-West interviews
Bruce Alford

 

Our poetry co-editor Chris LaMay-West and editor-in-chief Rebecca Starks recently had this exchange with Bruce Alford, our Issue #22 featured poet. Here’s what he had to say about the personal nature of the manuscript he has been working on, his ambivalence toward Romanticism, and the way he uses form… Read more

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Poetry Issue #22

Romantic Sensibility in Urban Pop Culture and Why it Persists

By Bruce Alford
 

Everything that is old is new again. Taoism says

Be natural and unconstrained, like flowing water—

perhaps this persistence has something to do with

speed, movement without return; the essential to go

on forever at the end….
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