STEVE FELLNER is a teacher and poet whose books include Blind Date With Cavafy (Marsh Hawk Press, 2007), which received the Thom Gunn Gay Male Poetry Award in 2008, and The Weary World Rejoices (Marsh Hawk Press, 2011).
JUNE 2014 | Books
There are two types of poets: those who write their poems in the same way for an eternity and those who are constantly trying out new forms. Neither is necessarily bad or good. The former includes Billy Collins, one of the most popular poets of our time, and Russell Edson, the grandfather of the American prose poem.