Obsolete Press


A Review for Diamond Plate

Reviewer Charlotte Jackson wrote of  Joe’s first book, “Galvanized”:

“For every high-octane poem, like the Evil Knievel fantasy of “The Sky Has Fallen and the Night Has Broke,” there’s a diamond-cut still life: say, “Each Second Shining,” which details “stainless steel hex nuts/falling like raindrops/to a polished concrete floor.”