Tag Archives: Poems

Book Review: The Portable Dorothy Parker

The Portable Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker My rating: 4 of 5 stars A collection of poems, short stories, essays, articles, reviews and more, The Portable Dorothy Parker is both fun and fascinating. Dorothy Parker, famous (or is it infamous) … Continue reading

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Book Review: Ballistics by Billy Collins

Ballistics by Billy Collins My rating: 4 of 5 stars There is a lot to love about Billy Collin’s poetry. For me, I love his wry observations and his musings about all the little details of what he sees and … Continue reading

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Poetic Contrasts

With Mother’s Day just past, I’ve had two Sylvia Plath poems on my mind. They are such extreme contrasts in so many ways but there are also links and connections that fascinate me, particularly the imagery of a woman as … Continue reading

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