- X.J. Kennedy's brilliant parodies.
- Dean Young beginning poems with laugh-out-loud funny lines, then veering into nearly incomprehensible synaptic leaps.
- Joan Murray rewriting "We Real Cool" to hilarious effect.
- Peter Kane Dufault's painful, and intentionally so, poem about Guantanamo.
Thursday, June 22, 2006
Go read a literary magazine
The July/August issue of Poetry is their humor issue, and I'm happy to tell you to go buy it. Not only do I know two of the contributors, but unlike the last humor issue, this one is actually really funny. I haven't read the whole issue, but it includes some real gems, including:
Posted by Charlie Green at 10:07 AM