By Michael Harlow

Michael Harlow's poetry has continuously embodied a discussion with ecu literary traditions and his abiding subject, right here as in his past books, is the hunt for language to specific and produce the strangeness and secret of the typical. His use of note, photo and rhythm is subtle and creative and even though there's a darkish pressure during this assortment, which bargains with numerous deaths, there's additionally a great deal of humour. there's magic and dream and not going tales. the gathering is in seven elements outlined thematically and together with a bit of prose poems. the variety in shape and tone and the straightforward self belief of Harlow's kind make this a very profitable collection.

Show description

Read Online or Download Cassandra's Daughter PDF

Similar contemporary poetry books

Onionskin: Lyrical Layers

This is often the 13th complete size selection of poetry offered by means of the uniquely subtle voice of Paul F. Lenzi. a breathtaking collection of unique poems that discover the nooks and crannies of our human event. primarily a loose verse trip with occasional aspect journeys into haiku. those poems are provocative, fashionable and simply digestible.

George Washington: Poems

A groundbreaking assortment from one among our such a lot acclaimed younger poets approximately own loss and purchaser nervousness within the American suburbs. within the wake of the serious good fortune of The overdue Parade (“poetry as lush as any of Keats’s odes,” manhattan instances ebook Review), Adam Fitzgerald’s George Washington follows within the documentary poetics culture of William Carlos Williams’s within the American Grain and Susan Howe’s My Emily Dickinson.

Archeophonics (Wesleyan Poetry Series)

Soulful and complicated lyrics make this Gizzi’s most powerful e-book thus far

Believing is not the same as Being Saved (Robert Kroetsch Series)

Lisa Martin’s new poetry assortment seeks the type of lyric fact that lives in paradox, within the residing jointly of seeming opposites akin to existence and dying, 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.

Additional resources for Cassandra's Daughter

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Cassandra's Daughter by Michael Harlow
Rated 4.58 of 5 – based on 32 votes