Editor's note: After VQR's Spring 2012 issue released, I received an e-mail response to Willard Spiegelman's essay, "Has Poetry Changed?" from former National Geographicphotojournalist and published poet William Childress. I asked him to [...]
I am amazed, there is nothing you can do for me, I am content. I see my mother and father, the night pervades them and enfolds them. Everything I've said about them, I take back, and yet I still maintain what I have said.