Thursday, January 31, 2008


Marjorie Perloff characterized the late Burt Hatlen as "generous" of spirit. This is worthy of a significant amount of consideration; poets, students, critics, there are a lot of us who are doing what we do in large part because of Burt. And that IS generosity embodied, and then given to us as the gift of his life.

Monday, January 28, 2008

I think maybe I'll blog again

as soon as i have something to say. keep an eye on cottonwool, sjbr, and conspicuous consumption -- i'm not yet sure which one i'll return to. like you care. but whatever. i'm back bitches.