Archive for February 5th, 2003

Part I: Statement in Poetry Part II: External Evidence Part III: Scansion (This article should probably be first, not fourth, which is what happens when you embark on a series without any idea where you’re going.) There are, fundamentally, two ways to read a poem: privately or publicly. A popular but bad poem best illustrates […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted February 5, 2003 @ 11:31 PM | Poetry

I’m forced to link again to Colby Cosh, dammit, for his superb reply to Michael Fumento’s TNR article about Attention Deficit Disorder. A man who takes Thomas Szasz seriously is a man to be reckoned with. What I want to know is, is blogging a trait or a disease? Dr. Manhattan essays Bill James and […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted February 5, 2003 @ 4:57 PM | Blogs