By Marsha de la O
Set in present-day Southern California, Antidote for evening is a heartbreak lyric, a corrido, a love music to California's urban lighting fixtures and far-flung outskirts—the San Diego backcountry, the important Valley, the Inland Empire, and the Mojave wilderness. Marsha de los angeles O's voice is one of those loose jazz, musically wealthy with los angeles noir and the vastness of metropolitan Southern California.
Marsha de los angeles O's Black desire won the hot matters Prize from the collage of Western Michigan and an Editor's selection Award. She has taught Spanish-speaking little ones in la and Ventura County for thirty years.
Read Online or Download Antidote for Night (American Poets Continuum Series) PDF
Best contemporary poetry books
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet James Tate returns together with his 15th booklet of poetry, an exhilarating new assortment that gives approximately 100 clean and thought-provoking items that embrace Tate's trademark kind and voice: his accessibility, his darkish humor, and his beautiful feel of the absurd. Tate's paintings is stark—he writes in transparent, daily language—yet his likely uncomplicated and macabre tales are layered with wide and trenchant that means.
At the floor, L. S. Klatt’s poems are ethereal and humorous—with their stories of chickens wandering the highways of Ohio and Winnebago trailers rolling as much as heaven and whales bumping like watermelons in a bathtub—but just below the skin they flip disconcertingly severe as they have fun the fluent note.
Katherine Larson is the winner of the 2010 Yale sequence of more youthful Poets festival. With Radial Symmetry, she has created a transcendent physique of poems that flourish within the liminal areas that separate medical inquiry from empathic wisdom, astute statement from elegant witness. Larsons artistic lyrics lead the reader via vertiginous landscapes—geographical, phenomenological, psychological—while regularly ultimate attendant to the speakers personal fragile, creaturely self.
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Rodney DeCroo's moment poetry assortment, round the corner to the Butcher store, explores the permeability of reminiscence and uncovers heart-wrenching good looks from shadowy grit. How quick agedescends on us. Our stories are mapsto areas that do not exist. i used to be an emperoron a eco-friendly garden donning a white sheetand a paper crown.
- A Beautiful Composition of Broken
- Onionskin: Lyrical Layers
- Fat Art, Thin Art
- Mount Lebanon
- Fat Art, Thin Art
- The Compleat Purge
Extra info for Antidote for Night (American Poets Continuum Series)