In this week’s One Minute Poem, P.W. Bridgman reads “Lydia Outside the Vanguard: 2010” from Idiolect (Ekstasis Editions, 2021).
By kind permission of the poet and Ekstasis Editions.
Bridgman’s poems and stories have appeared in, among others, The Maynard, Antigonish Review, Grain, The Moth Magazine, Glasgow Review of Books, Poetry Salzburg Review, The Honest Ulsterman, Galway Review, LitroUK, LitroNY and The High Window. In 2018, he attended the intensive writing summer school offered by the Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry at Queen’s University, Belfast—an experience he says was a defining one in his writing life. Learn more at www.pwbridgman.ca.