Modern & Contemporary American Poetry (“ModPo”) Blog

Interview about ModPo

A new interview with Al Filreis about ModPo (conducted by Ann Cefola) has now been published in Fast Flesh Literary Journal, issue #4 (“Conscious”). The interview can be found here:

Murat Nemet-Nejat’s “Proof of Memory”

Proof of Memory a water flowergreen circlesif you lift itit will fall all limpbut in watersilent strollamong thempoke their nose,green turtledoveswith wings.once as a kidour tent by the waterwe camped for fisha dry...

Adrienne Rich, “In a Classroom”

Talking of poetry, hauling the booksarm-full to the table where the headsbend or gaze upward, listening, reading aloud,talking of consonants, elision,caught in the how, oblivious of why:I look in your face, Jude,neither frowning nor...