Rob Schlegel

most recent book, In the Tree Where the Double Sex Sleeps, won the 2019 Iowa Poetry Prize. His fourth collection, Childcare, is forthcoming from Four Way Books. With Daniel Poppick and Rawaan Alkhatib, he edits The Catenary Press.

Nation Poetry

The Sentence The Sentence

In the gospel according to children Love is a sentence containing a logic no syntax can trace— Mom throwing parties just to ruin them, Dad blaming everyone but himself. You remembe…

Mar 16, 2021 / no-paywall / Rob Schlegel