By Lisa Martin

Lisa Martin’s new poetry assortment seeks the type of lyric fact that lives in paradox, within the living jointly of seeming opposites resembling existence and demise, love and loss, religion and doubt, pleasure and sorrow. the following readers will discover a diversity of moods, tones, and matters, in addition to either conventional and modern forms—from sonnets to prose poems. this can be a assortment imbued with the sunshine of an everlasting, if afflicted, religion. With its concentrate on spirit, ethics, and the way to stay good, Believing isn't the related as Being kept deals a young meditation at the moments that make a life.

There’s a fashion of talking as though the adaptation
matters, as though the line house is finite—everything
begins and ends someplace, like your hand
in mine, or how final mild fractures within the limbs
of pine—while past my window, a coyote
follows a path into the nightfall that in basic terms it could actually see.
— from "Map for the line home"

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Lisa Martin’s new poetry assortment seeks the type of lyric fact that lives in paradox, within the living jointly of seeming opposites corresponding to existence and loss of life, love and loss, religion and doubt, pleasure and sorrow. the following readers will discover a diversity of moods, tones, and topics, in addition to either conventional and modern forms—from sonnets to prose poems.

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