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  • Visiting Carolyn Kizer 24 May 2014 | 5:07 am
    “It is easy to be a poet, / brim with transparent water….” Carolyn Kizer’s book Mermaids in the Basement was open on the table before me. But I recited the lines from memory as I scanned the familiar yet [...]
  • In Memoriam Maxine Kumin, Mother of Lofty Dogmas 7 February 2014 | 8:56 pm
    It was only a handful of years ago that I visited Maxine Kumin to work on the editing of Lofty Dogmas, the book she wanted so much to exist in the world that I couldn’t resist helping her make it a reality. [...]