Matthew Buckley Smith's blog

28 Nov

Review of The Sleep of Reason

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Unsplendid posted my review of Morri Creech's fine collection The Sleep of Reasonhttp://unsplendid.com/6/6-2/6-2_smith_creech_frames.htm

28 Nov

Birthright

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Rove published a different poem about my daughter in a lovely broadside of their own design. http://www.rovepoetry.org/fall-2015/matthew-buckley-smith/ 

28 Nov

The Dark Woods

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Linebreak posted a little litany of mine, nicely recorded by Josh Robbins. https://linebreak.org/poems/the-dark-woods/

28 Nov

An Organ of Extreme Perfection

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Harvard Review posted this poem about my daughter along with a photograph in which I appear vaguely unwell. http://harvardreview.fas.harvard.edu/?q=features/poetry/organ-extreme-perfection

28 Nov

After Philomela & Ars Poetica

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Angle, a journal from the UK, is accessible in its entirely on-line, including this issue with two small poems of mine. http://anglepoetry.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/pdf/Angle%20Issue%207.pdf

28 Nov

Doo-Wop

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American Arts Quarterly made available this little poem about old pop music. http://www.nccsc.net/archives/poetry/poems/doo-wop

28 Nov

Hail and Farewell

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Threepenny Review kindly posted my pseudo-translation of a favorite poem by Catullus. https://www.threepennyreview.com/samples/smithmatthew_su15.html

01 May

Ahead Was Silence

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Contemporary Poetry Review published my review of Louise Glück, and they even gave it a nice little title.

http://www.cprw.com/ahead-was-silence-matthew-buckley-smith-on-louise-gluck

19 Dec

Why Poems Don't Make Sense

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I owe many thanks to David and Emilia at 32 Poems Blog for all their help editing this essay.

http://www.32poems.com/blog/8267/prose-feature-poems-dont-make-sense-mat...

28 Nov

The Gentle and the Mean

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Grand Central Review has just launched and in the inaugural issue included an essay of mine on Robert Penn Warren.

http://www.grandcentralreview.com/reviews/#/the-gentle-and-the-mean-on-t...

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