PATERSON: The Blue-Collar Poet and Writing with a ‘Day Job’

By: Nicholas DiBenedetto

Jim Jarmusch’s Paterson is Paterson in ways that I never realized something could be Paterson. The film’s star, Adam Driver, plays a bus driver and poet named Paterson, who lives in the city of Paterson, New Jersey, and whose favorite poet is William Carlos Williams (whose epic poem Paterson, is set in the same New… More PATERSON: The Blue-Collar Poet and Writing with a ‘Day Job’ By: Nicholas DiBenedetto

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Each verse gets worse– a last-ditch effort to disseminate some quality teen angst before Valentine’s Month is over:   I want you to draw me like one of your French girls But I am nobody’s little weasel. They say bread is life. And I bake bread,                                                                             bread,                                                                                                          bread. And I sweat and shovel… More *—Top 10 Romantic Movie Lines for an Awful Poem—*