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By Christopher Middleton

August Kleinzahler says, Christopher Middleton is, and is still, a stunning guy. One hardly ever understands the place to begin...' There are few dangers Middleton won't take up his poems. for 6 a long time and extra he has exposed new dimensions in language. the decade has been one in every of non-stop discovery and extension. His English is an open medium, responding to Arabic, German, Spanish, French and different media. And English is eloquent in its nonsense up to in its feel. His poems don't linger within the dank alleyways of self: he's continuously a maker and a shaper, of items that develop into sturdy assets for the reader, that refine and expand how we predict, see and suppose via shaped language.

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MOSES AND HIS TOESES Moses supposes his toeses are roses, But Moses supposes erroneously, For nobody’s toeses we knowses are roses, As Moses supposes his toeses to be!

MOSES AND HIS TOESES Moses supposes his toeses are roses, But Moses supposes erroneously, For nobody’s toeses we knowses are roses, As Moses supposes his toeses to be!

MOSES AND HIS TOESES Moses supposes his toeses are roses, But Moses supposes erroneously, For nobody’s toeses we knowses are roses, As Moses supposes his toeses to be!

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