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Bonespark: Embracing the Mystery: A Look at Charles Bane Jr.’s LOVE POEMS and Q&A with the Poet

Bonespark: Embracing the Mystery: A Look at Charles Bane Jr.’s LOVE POEMS and Q&A with the Poet

“I don’t write poetry. It writes me,” says Charles Bane Jr., author of Love Poems his latest from Aldrich Press. This is similar to the feeling expressed by the great master painter Vincent Van Gogh who said that... read full review

Calliope Nerve: Charles Bane Jr.: Introduction to a Poet

Calliope Nerve: Charles Bane Jr.: Introduction to a Poet

In reading this poem we are given a window - as the windows of Sainte Chapelle - to the art of Charles Bane Jr. Soft light of gradient hues, delicately sculpted and hewn just so. This is a poetry borne of an intimate connection to a rarified aesthetic. Note the smooth cadence as one is moved through the work. It feels as a reflective walk, a moment... by Diana Peck read full review

BuzzFeed: The 10 Most Beautiful Lines From Charles Bane Jr.’s “Love Poems”

BuzzFeed: The 10 Most Beautiful Lines From Charles Bane Jr.’s “Love Poems”

America’s finest lyric poet,Charles Bane, Jr., has released a new collection of poems, and it’s a marvel. Here are the 10 most breathtaking lines from the book. read article

HuffPost: Finding Humanity in Charles Bane, Jr.'s Chapbook

HuffPost: Finding Humanity in Charles Bane, Jr.'s Chapbook

As we enter a new campaign season sure to be rife with heated arguments and incessant finger pointing, one can't help but be reminded of all the issues that keep America at odds with itself. Our country has been at war for nearly a decade, yet Americans are still in the dark about what their government is trying to accomplish... By Patrick Pressl read full review