Saturday 28 February 2015

Jonathan Ball reviews Don't Let It End Like This Tell Them I Said Something for the Winnipeg Free Press

Thanks to Jonathan Ball for this thoughtful take on my latest book.  

"The true test of poems like these, many of which are composed by erasing or composting other poems, is whether or not the trace of the originals is lost and their text reclaimed in some way that feels both original and inevitable. At their best, Vermeersch's lines reach out like a reckoning storm.

Read the entire piece here.