Garry Thomas Morse


Poetic Quanta and the Terrestrial Residue of Gil McElroy

Ordinary Time

Dull sublunary lovers’ love —Whose soul is sense—cannot admit Of absence, ’cause it doth remove The thing which elemented it. -John Donne The continuous work of Gil McElroy contains poems that are more suggestive of physical matter and processes than some other poems, in the sense they cannot really be defined by any one of his respective books, but more by what George Bowering might...