Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

July 16, 2022
by jenniferpuryear

Think of Poetry as Fishing

“Think of poetry as fishing. What really pulls is the fascination of touching a deep, unseen world with monofilament line. It’s wonderfully dark down there, so I can’t see what might be coming along that I can possibly hook and bring up,” writes poet Rod Jellema. A sunset at Lake Michigan let him “catch” a glorious and strange poem I’d love to share with you …

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