Pastoral literature has enjoyed a profound longevity; born in Ancient Greece, the Pastoral form was still thriving in the 18th Century. That is to say that Pastoral poetry seeks to present a bucolic backdrop as not only preferable to urban life, but the ideal place for humans to exist. This locus amoenushowever, has been attached to culturally significant places, namely Arcadia and the Garden of Eden.
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I want some of my poems to alarm people with their subjects and attitudes. I think poems can be too careful. A poem is not a teddy bear […].
Amy KingOcean Vuong. Read " Ode to Masturbation " and " Into the Breach " below. We are elements in motion that are not-us. Vuong distills ideas.
Poetry Jeffery Donaldson bio Not to make as much heavy weather as I did last year over the critical apparatus that I use for these reviews, I've decided to group the books according to region. I had originally been thinking of using this approach as a way of discerning whether there were unique characteristics shared among the poets of each region in Canada. I've occasionally reflected on this issue where it seemed appropriate, though I've for now postponed the idea of making such distinctions the central focus of a review, whose purpose is, after all, working as many reviews as possible into this relatively small space. While in California beautiful women make acceptance speeches.