Poetry. W.T. Pfefferle portrays love as a road trip, in poems both funny and dark. Zigzagging along in his Pontiac on "Superstition Highway," the speaker struggles between past loves and current, between "My Bad Girlfriend" and the call of more perfect love. Says Frederick Barthelme: "My Coolest Shirt is a conflation of privacies--one minute a sad country song, the next a postmodern stab, then a lovely embracing memory of romance. The poems are utterly modern, uncommonly clear, affectionate to a fault, and profoundly ...

My Coolest Shirt 2015, Word Works

ISBN-13: 9780915380954

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