"I find that I'm looking for violence in the poems that I read." For the P.O.P. Series, Camille Rankine reads her poem "Little Children, My Apologies" and speaks about the types of poems she admires. Rankine's debut poetry collection, Incorrect Merciful Impulses (Copper Canyon Press, 2015), is featured in Page One in the November/December issue of Poets & Writers Magazine.
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