“These poems speak truths you didn’t know you knew in ways you didn’t know were possible.”
Thompson’s poems “introduce the reader to a new realm of thought with impressive skill and invention. They deserve the attention of any reader of poetry seeking something serious, something new.”
—Thomas Lux, Bourne Professor of Poetry at Georgia Tech, Winner of The Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, and the author of 17 books of poetry.
—Stephen Berg, Winner of the Frank O’Hara Prize, Guggenheim fellowship, Ford grant, Founder & Editor of The American Poetry Review, and the author of over 25 books of poetry, anthologies, translations, and collections of literary criticism.