Experience what none of the critics give a lick about. …

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Where is the readership for the burnout who’d rather be spoken down to inside a cubicle than be Poet-Voiced at in a cafe?

Where does the unschooled go to find a readership when poetry’s been steadily turning its back to risking a life off campus?

Where does the non-hipster go to find poetry’s potential audience? To draw to the poem folks who are down with a nearly elegant “F#%! You”?

… The poet goes to the basement. …

 

Introducing the bi-weekly “instructional” column by accomplished wannabe John Hospodka. Lone Wolf Poet: Episodes with Chalice Sinclearly follows the rogue voice of a mid-life paranoiac. Never overly offensive, always entertainingly dead serious, Lone Wolf Poet lampoons against the contemporary notion of what and who a poet is. …

Given the choice between intellect and imagination, Lone Wolf Poet steadfastly sides with irreverence.