Interview with Denton Loving, Author of Tamp: Poems

Interview with Denton Loving, Author of Tamp: Poems

CAP: I was surprised that there wasn’t a poem called “Tamp” in the collection but noticed that the word is contained within at least two poems in the collection. Why “Tamp” for the title instead of something else?   DL: The word “tamp” first appeared in the poem,...
What Is Your Superpower (Or, Some People Think I’m Funny)

What Is Your Superpower (Or, Some People Think I’m Funny)

I think my superpower would have to be making people laugh. Whether I intend to or not, I’m great at getting people to get their minds off of more serious matters and just laugh for a while. In high school, I made straight A’s, and people who didn’t know me very well...