Poetics and Poetry Discussion
(6/27/2013 11:19:00 AM)
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What I love most about Lamont is his inability to be generous. Any praise given to someone he considers a contemporary, a rival, and he pisses on it as hard as he can. I suspect this behavior springs from resentment, low self-esteeem, and over-competitiveness. I like Lamont, I like dueling with him, but I worry about his emotional health; it can't be salubrious to be so insecure about your own abilities that you have to denigrate any praise directed to a " rival."
(6/27/2013 2:54:00 AM)
I'm willing to bet your reader has never run across a poem by Rachel Hadas, or Henri Cole, or Brigit Peegen Kelly. -LP
S. A. S.
(6/26/2013 8:26:00 PM)
I've never experienced a sharp stick in the anus, but I'm sure it would be....extraordinary.
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