Kyle McCord is the author of three books of poetry, including Sympathy from the Devil (Gold Wake Press 2013). He has work featured in Boston Review, Denver Quarterly, Gulf Coast, TriQuarterly, Verse and elsewhere. He co-edits iO: A Journal of New American Poetry, and he is the co-founder and lead content editor for LitBridge. He teaches at the University of North Texas in Denton, TX.
His poem, “[I may never understand why you purchased the bonnet],” appeared in Issue Fifty-One of The Collagist.
Here, he speaks with interviewer Elizabeth Deanna Morris about human correlative and the length lines want to be.