“Like other poets associated with her Chicago-based publisher, Flood Editions, Kim writes tightly focused poems indebted to William Carlos Williams, laconic poems that aspire to emulate physical objects. She also looks back, beyond Williams, to Imagism, and to East Asian classical modes . . .
[photograph by Jennifer Taggart]
Jacket2 has a substantial feature on the work of John Taggart, with commentary Joseph Donahue, by Peter O’Leary, Pam Rehm, and others. Several of the essays included concern There Are Birds, still available from Flood Editions.