Tagged: Jim Ferris

#SummerReads 2015 #2: “The Hospital Poems” by Jim Ferris

#SummerReads 2015 #2: “The Hospital Poems” by Jim Ferris

This summer, my goal is to read ten poetry collections. Click on the summerreading2015 tag to chart my progress. I am particularly interested in poetry about disability and chronic illness—not surprising, since I suffer daily from a chronic illness and both my in-laws are disabled. Jim Ferris’s collection is compact but powerful in the way...