by Chelsea Woodard • from Vellum • Able Muse Press
Chelsea Woodard's poems have appeared in The Threepenny Review, Southwest Review, Best New Poets, Blackbird, 32 Poems, and other journals.
"Chelsea Woodard offers us poems whose lucidity of attention grounds an imaginative realism where narrative becomes speculation, witness becomes mystery..." (Bruce Bond)
Final judge: Edward Hirsch
"... despite the fact that the Vallejo poem has been imitated by everyone from [Donald] Justice to my students' students, I’d like to challenge its status as an 'original,' because I now think that 'Black Stone on a White Stone' was itself an imitation — a variation, a departure. Vallejo does not, as Justice does, acknowledge his model, which has been largely, but not completely, forgotten."
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