Robert Bly at 86

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  1. zincster
    zincster January 25, 2014 at 11:48 pm .

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  2. Lyle Daggett
    Lyle Daggett October 24, 2013 at 4:58 am .

    I didn&#39;t make it to Bly&#39;s recent reading, though I do have the book &quot;Stealing Sugar from the Castle,&quot; and, well, over the years I&#39;ve gathered probably 90 percent of the books Bly has published. It was interesting to me to see which poems Bly chose to include in the new collection, taken from most of his previous books, and in come cases regrouped, grouping poems from one

  3. Ed Baker
    Ed Baker October 23, 2013 at 3:16 pm .

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  4. Joseph Hutchison
    Joseph Hutchison October 23, 2013 at 5:23 am .

    I&#39;m glad you liked the post, Floyce. Someday, somebody will do a study of Bly&#39;s work that looks at the major phases—I count three, maybe four—culminating in the late poems that for my money are as fine as anything produced by any American poet since Whitman. And then there are the translations, and the essays (what other poet could have written &quot;Iron John&quot;?), and the personal

  5. Floyce Alexander
    Floyce Alexander October 23, 2013 at 4:54 am .

    A lovely piece, Joseph. You speak for many, I know, certainly for me..<br />

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