The Next Illogical Step In Love Poetry""The next illogical step ""in love poetry""The most inscrutable beautiful names in this world""always do sound like diseases.""It is because they are engorged. ""G., I am a fool.""What we feel in the solar plexus wrecks us.""Halfway squatting on a crate where feeling happened. ""Caresses.""--from "Dear Gonglya,"At once hyper-contemporary and archaic, erotic, indecorous, and extravagant like nobody else, Brenda Shaughnessy seeks outrageous avenues of access to the heart, ""This strumpet muscle under your breast describing / you minutely, Volupt, volupt.""
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Author Biography - Brenda Shaughnessy
Brenda Shaughnessy was raised in California and is a graduate of Columbia University's writing program. She lives in New York City.