Commentaries - September 2008

Husk and bark left on the notes

I’ve unearthed Robert Shelton’s September 29, 1961 NYT review of Bob Dylan at Gerde’s Folk City.

Old man beaver split into singles

Have you been checking on “PennSound Daily” lately? Good stuff there. Almost daily entries compiled by Mike Hennessey.

Featured meme

The folks at have linked the newest PoemTalk episode.

Googling lipstick on a pig

“Lipstick on a Pig” is the title of a book about “winning in the no-spin era by someone who knows the game” (i.e., its author, Torie Clarke). (The jacket photo of Ms.