Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Review of "Anxieties" by Donna Masini

"Anxieties" by Donna Masini, a poetry teacher at CUNY Hunter College, was offered by Poets.org's Poem-A-Day on January 21, 2014.  A link to the poem, including the poet's notes, may be found here:

http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMID/23841?utm_source=PAD%3A+Anxieties+by+Donna+Masini&utm_campaign=poemaday_012114&utm_medium=email

The poem consists of eleven terse couplets and a final singlet.  A kind of anagram word scramble form is used, about which the poet elaborates in her notes.  It is fun to read this poem aloud.  Nonsense, no scent, or one cent--you decide.

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