Drunken Boat Says Nice Things About Bettering April 26, 2017 Sarah Clark Jenny Drai at Drunken Boat on reading Bettering American Poetry 2015: In some instances, I think, existing can be a form of resistance. And existence can be tiring. The experience of reading Bettering American Poetry 2015 reminded me a little bit of being on a road trip, and being thirsty, and stopping somewhere. To fix that. To quench the thirst. Maybe a more poetic way to say this would be: oasis in a desert. Or: shelter in a tempest. Again, we have the anthology as restorative relationship. Read the rest here!