A melody has to catch the ear. A lilt is an up and down movement that has to be asymmetrical or surprising in some way. It can go up, and ...
Sunday, August 2, 2015
96. Mélange Block
This book, by Denise Low (Red Mountain Press, 2014), has a deep sense of history and landscape. Denise is a good friend, so it is impossible to be objective. I think I feel an influence of another Kansas poet, Ronald Johnson, in her language.