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The Spoken Body
Red Has No Reason
Secret Weeping Of Stones
Bye Bye Blackbird
Additions and Subtraction
The Art of Folding
Body and Echo
Conspiracy Of Leaves
Not Every Woman Swooned
Saints & Cannibals
Some Women's Lives
Venus and Other Losses
Questions of Fire
The Guilt Gene
Lightning Forest, Lava Root
The Grandmother Poems
There Will Be Silence While You Wait
My Side Of the Street
Poems from New Orleans, from greif, from life sometimes gothic,
sometimes romantic, rich in poetic style and magic.
Poetry about sports, and everything else. "If Gerard Manley Hopkins
were to wax poetic on Michael Jordan, the poems might look like Mike Sweeney's.
Not only has Sweeney found a voice, he has invented a form all his own."
( Michele Madigan Somerville)
A collectionof poetry named after the Yates character and reaching into
the external and internal landscapes and realities which make madnes common
Poems for and of those shining beings who find their way to communities
of seniors whose lives resonate together as they fall or drift or walk
or dream their final time with us, with each other, with themselves
Here the poet invents a chronology of loss and forgiveness, grief and
meaning an antidote to our time.
An anthology of poetry about cancer, healing, treatment, recovery and
loss by poets from all over the world.
First American edition of poetry by a young Indian poet living in Malaysia
whose gentle and universal poetic voice celebrates the daily relationships
and patterns at the center of our lives.
Poetry full of startling phrases, stops, magical imagery that surprises
and touches the mind/soul/heart.
This African Poet and teacher reveals the horror of war after war through
the voices of people -- soldiers and civilians -- caught in the crossfire,
retaining their humanness, ability to love, laugh, survive.
Diana Adams' vividly Ovidian poems are rife with transformations and
metamorphoses. (Reginald Shepherd)
Moving back and forth between the natural world and the sphere of human
endeavors, the poet finds the connections between them, whether ironic
or tender. (Sarah Sloat)
The title is apropos for a book that seeks to shed light on ordinary
livingchildhood, family, marriage, womanhood. (Ellen Hopkins)
Tom Absher offers us visions of dragon-breathed war trains, desert silences,
the communion of saints and starlight as he turns his ear to the soft
pulse of the human heart and his eye to even the smallest details of this
world. (Michael Macklin)
Maggio is a political writer. On every page of deMOCKracy he writes
with the urgency that reminds us that our house is burning. (E. Ethelbert
Paul Lobo Portugés's petry sheds light on the myopic consciousness
of a dark American night. (Alan Ginsberg)
Richardson offers up directions for our crazy suburban culture's survival:
surprise, delight, ardor, and a smart-assed humor you won't see coming
like a Little League flyball. (John Lane)
Elaine Heveron writes of her worldits thingnesswith relish
and affection, each poem offering artifacts of a shareable life . . .
Poems about mathematics by a mathematician and a poet balancing
the sides of the brain, stretching the way we are able to know.
Exquisite and smart projective verse spun out of the wisdom of a psychotherapist
in her other life. (Release April 07)
Like Edgar Masters the drama in simple American people's lives
rings out in these poems. (Release April 07)
Puerto Rico is in the soul of all these poems, and America, and the life
of a woman and mother. (Release April 07)
A woman's journey from the Midwest to the Southwest, a wisewoman's song.
(Release April 07)
Coping with work, family, the aching reality of social work in urban
America, Scott finds a way to tranform pain with love and patience.
Wise, elegant, poetry engaging art and history.
Poetry rooted in family and the world written by a poet who works as
a children's mental health professional insightful and caring.
Poetry of the moment, celebration of nature, from a poet and peace maker.
Poetry from the way we live, love, parent -- with sense and truth.
Poetry of satire and celebration
Attention to detail, minimal and then maximized. The title says it.