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Mrs. Prufrock?

So, a woman in my poetry class wrote a poem in the voice of “Mrs. Prufrock,” giving her husband what for in no uncertain terms. Mr. P is, in her view, an arrogant bossy prick, expressing disgust at her arm-hair … Continue reading

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Four of my poems in FRiGG

Four of my poems (“Sublunary,” “Hello Kid Me,” “Post-Punk,” and “Our Vegetable Love”) are in the new issue of FRiGG: http://friggmagazine.com/issuefortynine/splashpages/RoyWhite.htm Enjoy!  

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The Defining Genre of OUr Culture: The Cat Video or…

  One of the characteristic genres of our culture is the roadkill poem. The Old English elegists had life as a journey through bitter winter weather, the Minnesinger had their seductive nightingales and the trovatori their unwelcome dawn, and we … Continue reading

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Poem “Under Heaven”

My poem “Under Heaven” is in the current issue of Verse-Virtual: http://www.verse-virtual.com/roy-white-2017-june.html  

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Poem, “The Pleasure Principle”

My poem “The Pleasure Principle” is now up on Strange Poetry: Roy White /The Pleasure Principle/ Enjoy in moderation.

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Poem “Improv”

My poem “Improv” is now up at the Lascaux Review: http://lascauxreview.com/improv/ I was secretly hoping they would pairt it with the Chagall painting of a couple with a giant chicken, but the black dog is a good choice too.

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Poem, “Before Us the Flood”

My poem “Before Us the Flood” is in the current issue of BOAAT Journal: http://www.boaatpress.com/before-us-the-flood I feel like I’ve been invited to hang with the cool kids.

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