Letter to the Editor

by Timothy Nance

Dear Editor,

I just finished reading Joshua Mehigan’s essay and I find myself wondering what to do now that I’ve discovered that poetry is dead. I still seem to be enjoying poetry — does this mean I’m one of the pedantic masses who hasn’t gotten the memo that it’s no fun anymore?

Originally Published: May 1, 2013


On May 2, 2013 at 8:36pm Michael Robbins wrote:
You mean "one of the pedantic masses who *haven't* got the memo yet." To be pedantic.


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This prose originally appeared in the May 2013 issue of Poetry magazine

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