Rigoberto Gonzalez

Rigoberto Gonzalez

Matt Mason must be declared the poet laureate of the Midwest! No other native son celebrates the overlooked America, its unsung citizens (from the anonymous poets to the part-time English teachers), and its expansive indigenous landscape, as well as he does. Mason's poetry is humorous when he wants to be quirky, heartbreaking when he wants to be eloquent, and though he moves effortlessly into other moods and geographies, he always returns to his first and most enduring love (and to what he knows best)-his homeland.More Rigoberto Gonzalez quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Revision is a good impulse to have.More Rigoberto Gonzalez quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I tend to overuse the word "project" only because "book" is terrifying while I'm still in the middle of something. A project can fail. I don't want a book to fail.More Rigoberto Gonzalez quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I figure I write for people who are intelligent enough to do some labor. Lazy readers are not my ideal readers.More Rigoberto Gonzalez quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I pay editors. I never ask friends or colleagues to work for free.More Rigoberto Gonzalez quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Eugene Ryabyi It's never boring with a two-faced person, he always surprises you with a new muzzle. [09/28/2020 08:09:24] More

Oliver Hassencamp We don't need World War III. It is enough that we have capitalism, communism and tourism. [09/03/2020 10:09:17] More

Dina Rubina By intelligence, I mean, mainly, the rarest innate ability - not to burden others with yourself. [09/03/2020 01:09:07] More

Eugene Ryabyi Whatever the graphomaniac writes, he can only leave a trace in reference books on psychiatry. [09/17/2020 09:09:31] More

Author Unknown Women are such cute, gentle creatures that it is better not to get them anger! [09/02/2020 12:09:55] More