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Carissa Green Reads

I read widely from many genres. Perhaps this blog will feature fewer ratings and reviews, but I certainly intend to write about my reading life - it's the subject I most find myself wanting to talk about.

Currently reading

Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman
Lindy West
Contemporary American Poetry (Penguin Poets)
Various Authors, Donald Hall
Chekhov Four Plays
Anton Chekhov, David Magarshack
The Gay Science: with a Prelude in Rhymes and an Appendix of Songs
Walter Kaufmann, Friedrich Nietzsche
A Kierkegaard Anthology
Robert W. Bretall

Everybody loves a bargain

The Selected Poems - A.R. Ammons

Started reading a "new" book of poetry today, A.R. Ammons' "The Selected Poems: Expanded Edition." This will be my first Ammons.


I rarely buy books anymore - just no space in my apartment. But I make an exception for poetry. And this one came from a charity resale shop in my area. I paid less than $1. Good poetry, good cause, good price . . . 


Read on.