Four Poems from SALIENT

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WWI Barbed Wire Trenches

        Since 2013 I have been working on SALIENT (forthcoming 2020), a long poem geographically centered in Belgian Flanders in late 1917, where the British Army fought the battle of Third Ypres, known … Read More

Walking the Salient I

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If you don’t know what you’re looking at, around Ypres, you think it’s prosperous, green, flourishing farm country. Because it is. I’m back in Flanders, focused on a series of poems centered here, in the … Read More