Press Release Poetic Bond V1

PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE Willowdown Books is pleased to announce the poems Tenochtitlan and In Bed by Robin Ouzman Hislop have been chosen for inclusion in the international poetry anthology THE POETIC BOND VI ISBN-13: 978-153933.....

Charles Bernstein, Ian Probstein, Poetry in “Breaking Through”

Ok, listen up, people poets out there, here we’ve got two real contemporary pros going at it about – what’s poetry about and how you translate it, if at all! Charles Bernstein writer of All the Whisky in Heaven and Attack on the Difficult Poem & Ian Probstein, a Russian American poet/translator, who’se translated both Bernstein & Ezra Pound’s works into Russian literature. There’s a whole lot of yarning going on between t.....

EXCESS HUNGER. A Poem by Steve DeFrance

    Early in the morning the day after Thanksgiving, I bleakly regard my fellow patrons, squeezed from surrounding tract homes.   They had nudged out & stumbled away from frightened lives. They stand at the restaurant wall looking at grease splattered “Especials.” These accidental victims of excess, butts bulging, thighs dropping, ruminate on pancakes or burritos chorizo o.....