Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Great Regulars: Louise Bogan, whose father was a mill worker

in Livermore Falls, is commonly known as one of the finest American poets of the twentieth century. Among her many strengths is her economy of language. Here are two brief examples of Bogan's compression--and her wit.

Question in a Field

from Wesley McNair: The Portland Press Herald: Take Heart: A Conversation in Poetry


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