Saturday, January 11, 2020

Brian Beatty On Lynda Hull

Borrowed Trouble: Micro Tribute to Lynda Hull (1954-1994)

I wouldn’t write at all if it weren’t for myriad writers before me whose works showed me what was possible. The poems of this series are small offerings of respect, of thanks, to those muses. – Brian Beatty



The night of the eclipse 
applying a new polish the color of air 

the bedridden teenager recalls a book she read once 
that explained why fingernails and hair  

appear to keep growing after 
the dead are dead. 

– Brian Beatty


Click here to see more...


Learn more about Lynda Hull:







- - - -


click here for more on this book
click for more on this book
NEW! Read the entire series of Borrowed Trouble by Brian Beatty anywhere you go by buying the collection of all sixty poems today! You've enjoyed these poetic tributes on-line, now enjoy them everywhere!


Brian's recent collections of poetry are Dust and Stars: Miniatures and Brazil, Indiana


Don't miss Brian's columns on great poets: insert your email address in the "Follow By Email" box to the right of this article and you'll be notified every time a new article appears.

1 comment:

  1. When I was an undergrad and just starting to publish, I attended a summer writing workshop at Indiana University. Hull was the workshop leader. She was tough on my poems in ways no creative writing professor had ever been before. They deserved it.

    ReplyDelete