Poetry. THIS'S THAT neologizes, skews and skances, and otherword-and-worldly-wise riffs on, forges, and forges ahead through experiences pursuant to a personal loss and in pursuit of replacing it until a family is found(ed). From almost lyrical beginnings, it pushes on through linguistic frontiers into a or the kind of freedom that arises from being refamilied.
THIS THAT(There Press, 2016) is Steve Timm's 3rd book of poems; the first two were UN STORIA (BlazeVOX Books, 2010) and Disparity (BlazeVOX Books, 2006). His poems have appeared over the years in a wide range of publications from print (e.g. American Poetry Review, American Letters and Commentary, Can't Exist, and NRG) to online (e.g. Word for/Word, Otoliths, and experiential-experimental-literature). He recently completed Rule of Composition, a 100-poem "ekphrasis" of the Cecil Tayor Feel Trio's 2 Ts for a Lovely T, and is at work on a new book called Jimi's Knees. He teaches English as a second language at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.Author City: BELLEVILLE, WI USA