"''There is then creative reading," wrote Emerson in 'The American Scholar." Poet and essayist Dan Beachy-Quick admits that this dictum is "the touchstone of his creative life," and it shows in his new prose collection Wonderful Investigations..." -- From the opening paragraph.
Wadland, Justin, "Review of "Wonderful Investigations: Essays, Meditations, Tales" by Dan Beachy-Quick" (2012). Library Publications and Presentations. 18.