The God of Importance
by Philip Memmer

That book you loved—the heavy one listing your human words and what they mean— it’s still where you left it all those years ago: on the crowded bottom shelf, three books from the left, in the parlor by your rented summer room. Since then it’s not been opened…it’s not been touched, except by the housekeeper, … Continue reading The God of Importance
by Philip Memmer

Philip Memmer

Philip Memmer is the author of four books of poems, most recently The Storehouses of the Snow (Lost Horse Press, 2012). His work has appeared in such journals as Poetry, Poetry Northwest, and Poetry London, and in several anthologies, including 180 More: Extraordinary Poems for Every Day. His newest book of poems, Pantheon, will be … Continue reading Philip Memmer

CPR Volume 20-4

January, 2019 T A B L E of C O N T E N T S POEMS Philip Memmer, The God of Importance Eileen Moeller, Sappho Collaborations: But I To You Jen Karetnick, Incantation for Akimbo Alison Stone Timely Ghazal Alice Pettway, Lignin Andrew Wittstadt, Mr. Mayor Offers to Splurge on Whatever You Desire: Sale … Continue reading CPR Volume 20-4