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Tim Mayo's Reviews

Reviews of Tim’s Work

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Dec.01.2010
Published by Poets' Quartely, Issue 4, Winter 2011
Such plain short poems (most only one page) and such simple titles (“The Beautiful Woman,” “The Last Gift”) … and so complex! Each poem is a Zen puzzle: dense, elliptical: often...
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Jul.23.2010
Published by Verse Wisconsin
In The Kingdom of Possibilities, Tim Mayo introduces us to a sensitive, thoughtful, complex speaker. The voice in these poems is consistently the voice of someone trying to find...
The Loneliness of Dogs
Sep.29.2009
Published by Fiddler Crab Review
Overall, Mayo’s judgments are consistently good in a free verse finding shape in sound, rhetoric and proposition. Most admirable is his vital balance between the freight of...