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Recent books of poetry include When a Woman Loves a Man and Yeshiva Boys. He teaches at the New School.
If you’re hooked on Mad Men, as I am, you owe it to yourself to read Richard Yates’s great
Yet when the need was great I swore:
Death I have seen your face, you wore
If night were not night but the absence of night
an event but not the same event twice then I
Gentlemen, this is my last press conference
I know how he felt, he was on to them
There comes a time in every man's life
when he thinks: I have never had a
The enduring highbrow fascination with detective stories.
This bed thy center is, these walls, thy sphere,
The tarnished, gaudy, wonderful old
Some people confuse inspiration with lightning
not me I know it comes from the lungs and
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