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Let a Line Love You

January 2, 2013

Tags: Wendell Berry, line, poetry, Sowing, poetry of place, Farming: A Handbook

I say if a line in a poem wants to love you, let it. Let it reach out and grab ya’, as Steve Miller might say. Let it soak in and let tears from nowhere seep out. It doesn’t matter if you don’t “get” the rest of the poem.

Maybe someday you will. (more…)

Selected Works

Poetry Anthology
Anthology of Michigan poets and artists.
Poetry
A beautiful meditation on grief, memory, and the seasons of life.
Winner of the Michigan Writers Chapbook contest, this chapbook collects persona poems and personal poems to illuminate a world of humor, deep feelings, and strong community.