Saturday, December 14, 2013

Gerald Stern Recommends The Forever Notes

Ploughshares: Winter 2013-2014 
"These poems are on the edge, yet the poet--or her spokesperson--is always there and there is no doubt that there is extensive reference to the actual life of someone named Ethel. Aside from this, the poems are graceful, song-like and moving. They are elusive and full of longing. It's a pleasure reading them."