Crucial Shopping [online]
Reb Livingston, poetry powerhouse and small press visionary, stops by today to give us her 'best of' gift list as we enter the holiday season.
And another poetry book gift list here
, on my blog.Added
: Plus, some ideas from Independent Online UK
, including a teasing bit of speculation and juxtapositioning:
J D McClatchy damns Sylvia Plath as "spoiled, petulant, phony, cold, ambitious" then asks, "Can Hughes (her husband) himself have been a bowl of cherries?" Mischievously, this quote appears directly below a passage of Ted Hughes on Plath.