Essays and Prose

“Mountain Laurel” in Michigan Quarterly Review

When a Poet is Read and Read About” in 32 Poems.

Beginning the Writing Process as Bradbury Did” in 32 Poems.

Not My Last Apologia for Poetry” in the Colgate Scene.

Bruce Smith’s Devotions in Carolina Quarterly.

Bruce Bond’s Blind Rain in 32 Poems.

Lee Upton’s Civilian Histories in 32 Poems.

Les Murray’s Killing the Black Dog in 32 Poems.

A Belated Note on the Pulitzer Prize” (review of Tracy K Smith’s Life on Mars) in 32 Poems.

Lee Upton’s Swallowing the Sea in 32 Poems.

Greg Orr’s The City of Poetry in 32 Poems.

Jim Harrison’s Songs of Unreason in 32 Poems.

The Genres We Ignore” (review of Kim Addonizio’s Jimmy and Rita) in 32 Poems.