Thursday, November 08, 2018

A wonder-filled mind …

… Poetry Daily Prose Feature- Jena Schmitt: Like Armour(Hat tip, Dave Lull.)

Moore has a way of talking to the world while not talking to the world, of talking back, of withholding just enough (‘omissions are not accidents’, she famously wrote) so that the reader must put the pieces – mosaic- or collage-like – back together. These are the glass-sharp moments that easily prick the skin. If words could do such a thing.

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