Wednesday, December 17, 2008

a blog for the "Best"

Philip Metres, the author of To See the Earth (2008) and recent co-editor of Come Together: Imagine Peace (2008), was asked to contribute to the "Best American Blogs" gathering and I'm delighted to say that when asked "What other poetry-related blog or website should I check out?" he suggested this one--this one right here--yes, mine. What nice affirmation. Keeps one going. And here's the Best American Poetry blog version.

Above you notice the wording is "What other....?" Of course the one besides which this is the other is...Ron Silliman's great blog at