Tag Archives: Carolyn Hembree

On Violence and Vulnerability in Carolyn Hembree’s “Pig” with K.B. McElhatten

When writing about “Pig,” it’s hard to use the words enjoy, like, or favoritelines. The poem makes me uncomfortable and uneasy, and the violence of it makes these words feel wrong. Instead, I will use the word amaze. What amazes … Continue reading

Posted in Hick Poetics LINES, LINES Post | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off