Weekly Wrap-Up (July 20 - 26, 2014)

Hey all!

It's been a good week, I think. Actually, it's been a very good month! Yesterday was the blog's first monthiversary. It's been fun connecting with readers, poets, and other bloggers here and on Twitter and on Reddit.

This week I read a couple poems in translation from the latest issue of . Those were by Gu Cheng and by Arne Ruste. also had a great poem by George Bogin, .

I also read by Grant Clauser (from ) and from Devin Johnston's book .

On Wednesday I wrote against the New York Times' 'Does Poetry Matter?' articles. I concluded that, of course, poetry doesn't matter.

a bit of a rant