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Essential Numbers 1991 2008

Gordon Massman

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ISBN 10: 0977901998 / ISBN 13: 9780977901999
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Title: Essential Numbers 1991 2008

Publisher: SMALL PRESS DISTRIBUTION

Publication Date: 2009

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition:Good

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Poetry. From THE ESSENTIAL NUMBERS: "1715": "It is unimportant to me whether anyone reads these poems / or their assessment of them should they, I do not care under / whose name they are published, nor could I care less what / literary critics say about them, praise or condemnation, / nothing could be more vapid than some academic advanc- / ing his career on my efforts or within institutionally accept- / able parameters pushing my reputation this way or that, / most contemporary poetry is shit as is the industry that sur- / rounds it and I want no part of it, if I am harsh so be it, if / I am angry then that is life, if I have hurt my consanguineous / they are co-conspirators in their pain, nothing in this work / bears false witness nor have I broken one commandment, / I am a decent man imbued with a religious spirit and cap- / able of love, I have noticed the world is full of cowards."

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Gordon Massman divides his time between Medford, MA, and the island of Frenchboro, ME. Poems from THE ESSENTIAL NUMBERS have appeared in THE NUMBERS (Pavement Saw Press) as well as in Exquisite Corpse, The Harvard Review, The New York Quarterly, Pleiades, Tarpaulin Sky, and elsewhere.

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