Writers On Writing / Avoiding simplistic feedback with Derek Motion
“For me writing poetry has always been a fairly personal act, and never been about editing for opacity and making a work easy-to-understand, but sometimes there are ideas and themes that I definitely want a reader to understand.”
Feature Articles / Eileen Chong on beauty and truth: a poetics of resistance
By Eileen Chong
‘Where do our stories come from? What are these tales we know, speak, understand, and replicate? Where do the words go? What do they do, or undo? What do they leave undone? When and how do we return to a place without words?’ Eileen Chong asks.