New From Knott

6 Comments

  1. Anonymous
    Anonymous August 5, 2009 at 1:36 am .

    Just for the record, I have never ceased (since I was in my late teens) to celebrate Knott's unique and inimitable genius–people who now believe they are discovering this strange obscure great poet do–I cannot comprehend any other explanation–either because like all young people they live in the hallucination that nothing existed on this earth before their birth, or, if they are older,

  2. brian (baj) salchert
    brian (baj) salchert July 29, 2009 at 11:50 pm .

    I see that trying to use my keyboard as I am–explanation in latest post at Rho–is causing some curious misspellings among other things, but what I came back here for is:<br /><br />&quot;Loud as a ball bounced off a statue of Zeus.&quot;

  3. brian (baj) salchert
    brian (baj) salchert July 29, 2009 at 8:17 pm .

    That one poet, Joseph, is James Bertolino, and it may well be that what he meant was just what you here have made clear.<br />-<br />And, o yes, the Boaton Popa.

  4. Joseph Hutchison
    Joseph Hutchison July 29, 2009 at 7:40 pm .

    Interesting comment, Brian. The secret poetic paternity linking Knott to Franz Wright may be why they&#39;ve occasionally duked it out in public (verbally only, far as I know). If only Leslie Fiedler were alive and interested in poetry!

  5. knott
    knott July 29, 2009 at 5:57 pm .

    thanks for the links!<br /><br />appreciate it——

  6. brian (baj) salchert
    brian (baj) salchert July 29, 2009 at 5:25 pm .

    I doubt there is anyone who could, although there is one poet who has said that there could not have been a Franz Wright without there first being a Bill Knott.<br /><br />My apologies about the memory lapse.

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