has been added to the collections of two university libraries ?in Ohio
“…a book of poetry and short prose by four very dissimilar writers. The first thing I noticed about it is how physically beautiful it is as an object?a substantial amount of good work and frequent touches of brilliance.?/font>
About JON CONE:
“…a kind of wrestling match in which a powerful and meticulous mind grapples with difficult decisions, now making the cautious move, now the bold one. I felt as though I’d been invited into the process to struggle along with the poet, a high-octane endeavor.?/font>
“[his] work I think of as a presence, a personality?a clever mensch, a good-natured wise guy. Reading him is like having a few beers with a friend who happens to be a brilliant conversationalist…”
About CLAUDIA GRINNELL:
sample lines from her poems: “…and a surgeon rushes to
amputate both my legs.
About ALBERT SGAMBATI:
“[he] provides the short prose pieces, some of which convey a very convincing sense of place in a fluid, muscular style. His Chinatown Forever! creates a living locale via poetry.…He then does something very different with the striking musicality of At My Door in the Twenty-First Century.?