Matthew Zapruder is the guest. He is a poet, editor, translator, and the author of a new book called Why Poetry, available now from Ecco.
In today's monologue, I talk about my (cancelled) trip to Ireland.
Jarett Kobek is the guest. His new novel, The Future Won't Be Long, is available from Viking.
This is Jarett's second time on the program. His first guest appearance was on February 3, 2016, in Episode 399.