Poethood/Fatherhood: Gary Fincke

Poethood/Fatherhood: Gary Fincke

Handing the Self Back I’ve been writing for over forty years now, a span that makes it possible to reread some old poems from the reality side of a once imagined future. Written in 1981, this early  poem printed here is an example. There’s more than nostalgia for...
Poethood/Fatherhood: Gibson Fay-Leblanc

Poethood/Fatherhood: Gibson Fay-Leblanc

Altered I finished my graduate coursework in creative writing in the spring of 2005; my eldest son was born that summer; I handed in my thesis, a collection of poems, that fall, while staying at home with the baby and teaching one university class. This is to say that...