Letter from Poetry Magazine

Letter to the Editor

by Bill Diskin

Dear Editor,

Reading Tony Hoagland’s “There Is No Word” and Robin Ekiss’s “The Death of Silence” in the same sitting offers a sort of wonder and pleasure so rare I struggle to name it. Thank you for assembling the July/August issue of Poetry so thoughtfully—and for knocking me, at least momentarily, out of my screen-induced stupor.

Originally Published: September 4, 2012

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This prose originally appeared in the September 2012 issue of Poetry magazine

September 2012

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