Less Said Is Best Said

One of the jobs of poetry is understatement. Hemingway, over in his fiction writings, would call it the "iceberg theory." You see 10% of the ice, and infer 90% of the Titanic. End of story (and, it so happens, ship). One good example of this is a poem from George Bilgere's latest book, Blood Pages, almost …

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