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Self-Evident Poems

3.8 of 5 stars 3.80  ·  rating details  ·  10 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Paperback, 96 pages
Published April 5th 2011 by Otis Books/Seismicity Editions (first published 2011)
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This entire collection of short poems can be read in 15 minutes or so. These are trickster poems, more in the vein of a poetics than of poems per se. A bit of fun with a few serious pokes. Reminds me at times of the late poet David Bromige's humor, although without Bromige's erudition and range as back up (which is not to say Bennett may not be erudite, but that erudition isn't at play here).

In its entirety, the poem "Prose Poem":
" It is not entirely clear what makes a prose poem different from...more
tend to think this was a waste of time
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