“the unattainable…rising on the tips of forks:” Mary Ruefle’s Selected Poems

By Matthew Kilbane Mary Ruefle writes delectable poems. In celebration of her Selected Poems (Wave Books, 2010), grab a clean plate and stroll this buffet of poetic nourishment. Because you may not know it yet, but you’re most certainly hungry. Item #1: Rhetoric Ruefle has a rhetorical streak. Her speakers love the utterance, and her … Continue reading “the unattainable…rising on the tips of forks:” Mary Ruefle’s Selected Poems