Debora Greger's And (Princeton Princeton Series of Contemporary Poets) PDF

February 27, 2018 | Poetry | By admin | 0 Comments

By Debora Greger

ISBN-10: 0691611300

ISBN-13: 9780691611303

From the identify poem:

Ampersand

pink as useless shrimp, the unborn curls in its tide pool--seed pearl

whose mom lusters over irritant love it's too past due to dislodge;

little anemone, shrinking from contact. So and holds separate what it such a lot heavily binds.

Review:

"Ms. Greger's poems ensue on the element of come upon among the brain and the area of topic. . . . And it's the resistance of the genuine and the expanding urgency the poet feels in attempting to extinguish her solitude . . . that make those poems emotional."--The long island instances publication Review

Originally released in 1985.

Show description

Read Online or Download And (Princeton Princeton Series of Contemporary Poets) (Princeton Legacy Library) PDF

Similar poetry books

Read e-book online Philip Larkin: Selected Poems PDF

John Gilroy - Philip Larkin: chosen Poems

Les Murray's Collected Poems PDF

Submit 12 months be aware: First released in 1998
------------------------

Les Murray's amassed Poems screens the total diversity of his poetic artwork. This quantity comprises the entire poems he desires to safeguard, except the verse novel Fredy Neptune, from his first publication The Ilex Tree (1965) to Poems the scale of pictures (2002). In tracing Murray's creative improvement, it indicates an ever-changing energy, grace and humour, in addition to nice versatility and formal mastery.

"He is, without problems, the single by means of whom language lives. " - Joseph Brodsky

"There isn't any poetry within the English language now so rooted in its sacredness, so broad-leafed in its pleasures and but so intimate and conversational. " - Derek Walcott

Download e-book for iPad: The BEST OF Stanley G. WEINBAUM by Stanley G. Weinbaum, Isaac Asimov, Robert Bloch

This Halcyon Classics publication includes 9 works via early technology fiction author Stanley Weinbaum (1902-1935), together with his hugely acclaimed and influential A MARTIAN ODYSSEY. In A MARTIAN ODYSSEY, Weinbaum created the sympathetic alien, person who is ready to imagine and cause in a decidedly non-human means.

Additional info for And (Princeton Princeton Series of Contemporary Poets) (Princeton Legacy Library)

Sample text

In the laundromat window's condensation, someone has lettered a name now weeping and pressed a nose territorially. Wet, black is giving away its combination of submerged blues and reds—wild blackberries overrunning a foundation, overripe late summer, bled into my hands, their last resistance denying surrender with exaggerated wounds. Rose of regret, rose of desire—in the motions of love, the smooth machinery disengages the mind—winter solstice, a beveled window fractures into another order profligate rays out of habit thought whole.

Its sweeping claims shush the cries of coyotes driven toward chicken coops under the hunter taking starry aim. Starting in the dark a Russian family unable to afford a horse would spend much of Sunday walking to Mass, the rest walking back, thankful for the kneeling in between. Wind-borne, wind-sifted, dirt carpets the floorboards of the theater where a man late for a duel assures his fiancee nothing's wrong that can't be remedied by coffee. A glass of jam-sweetened tea rusts under the gels. Such small measures, just snow stacking a house of cards at stage door, lashing epaulets to fences and the shoulders of a scarecrow, scout for no winter army.

How much of looking is tinged with a love of longing or loss? The Book of Knowledge pictured women pounding the rich's laundry clean for a few coins as picturesque, fair trade with starched and ironed whites drawing hardship pay continents from home. But I saw that corruption of the paternal only later. And lives books told nothing about, our own, and the tender of love or its counterfeit in daily barter. Chekhov in Translation 1 THREE SISTERS IN PULLMAN, WASH. Knotted and tufted with winter wheat, the Palouse country unrolls toward grain elevators holding down horizon, dreamed ships steady as mirage, crowded with his idea of civilization— carpets, sprung carriages, and wit delivered in Arctic wind.

Download PDF sample

And (Princeton Princeton Series of Contemporary Poets) (Princeton Legacy Library) by Debora Greger


by Edward
4.4

Rated 4.41 of 5 – based on 35 votes