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Wayward Shadow

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Wayward Shadow

La Alameda Press

Poetry. Bruce Holsapple's WAYWARD SHADOW pulls the reader into a brilliant mind-flow that twists like the grain of split juniper and reads like a palm held open: life-line, fate, future, and the line of unseemly events that gives us our identity. Mi...

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Fool's Gold
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Fool's Gold

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Poetry. I had wanted to write some short poems for a long time, and after reading Mary Barnard's translations of Sappho, I began writing some of my own. That was in 2001. I called the manuscript Fool's Gold. I spent nearly as much time reading poetr...

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Aux Arcs
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Aux Arcs

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Poetry. Asian American Studies. "Shin Yu Pai's new collection of poems, AUX ARCS, is rooted in the Ozarks but makes arches and connections across the globe. In taut, luminous lines, she explores cross-cultural tensions and digs ever deeper to claim ...

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standing in astonishment
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standing in astonishment

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Poetry. "'These hands / snap branches / light matches,' writes John Tritica. Always attentive to rhythm, pitch, and sound, these poems unfold in tonal clusters and marvelously enact that process of discovery where one finds that 'narrow foothold / f...

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From the Arapaho Songbook
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From the Arapaho Songbook

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Poetry. "And the disjunction is simply the way / we search for new images," writes Andrew Scheling in one of these 108 stanzas. The elements joined and disjoined on the surface are taken from natural history, linguistics, and explorations in North A...

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Seeding the Cosmos: New & Selected Haiku
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Seeding the Cosmos: New & Selected Haiku

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Poetry. "A student looking at modern haiku for the first time often asks, 'Why does haiku look like it does today? What happened to the rules?' A simple answer, to quote Zen teacher Joko Beck, is: 'A good practice is always undermining itself.' Cont...

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Vanishing Act
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Vanishing Act

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Poetry. By turns mischievous and passionate, by fits lyrical and foolish, the poems of VANISHING ACT map a sustained interrogation of the interior, taking as territory the lyric subject itself. The content derives from daily life, financial worries,...

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Joe's New  Religion: Fictions & Fabulations
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Joe's New Religion: Fictions & Fabulations

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Fiction. "The stories in John Green's collection are wild, unpredictable, frequently hysterically funny, and deeply original.... These stories dance on the edge of allegory—they hint at metaphors and multiple meanings, though thanks to Green's skill...

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Splitting Hard Ground
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Splitting Hard Ground

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Poetry. "With this collection of poems, Stablein has arrived at the place on her long journey through the dust of Asia, Africa, and the Americas where the earth suddenly firms up, the body crashes, and a hard ground must be split. In her previous wr...

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The Sunny Top of California
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The Sunny Top of California

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Poetry. "The poems in THE SUNNY TOP OF CALIFORNIA are virtually all from the long, high, almost invisible from outside, California Sierra Nevada. Many of them show the influence of classical Chinese poetry and a bit of Han Shan, the 'Cold Mountain' ...

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Skull Highway: Poems
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Skull Highway: Poems

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Poetry. The poems of Lawrence Welsh seem cut down to their driest song out of debris found along an arroyo used as a border crossing. These are minimalist sketches with long resonance. Each word shifts back and forth between an archetype and prophec...

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Letters to Early Street
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Letters to Early Street

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Poetry. LETTERS TO EARLY STREET is a fanciful epistolary experiment, a turning of the traditional letter onto its poetic ear. Originally begun as letters to a colleague, the writing soon transformed into imaginative discourse with the vagaries of a ...

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Outrider: Essays, Poems, Interviews
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Outrider: Essays, Poems, Interviews

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Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. Anne Waldman's OUTRIDER gathers essays, poems and rants, an interview with her by Matthew Cooperman, and an interview by her with Nicaraguan poet Ernesto Cardenal in an attempt to further articulate a sense of tradition ...

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As If the World Really Mattered:

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As If the World Really Mattered:

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Poetry. Art Goodtimes is legendary along the Sourthern Rockies as poet, performer, ritualist, Rainbow Tribe and Green Party activist. Deep ecologist Dolores LaChapelle describes him as part of the bardic tradition "which shows us how nature and huma...

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HOME AMONG THE SWINGING STARS: THE COLLECTED POEMS OF JAIME DE ANGELO
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HOME AMONG THE SWINGING STARS: THE COLLECTED POEMS OF JAIME DE ANGELO

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Poetry. Jaime de Angulo (1887-1950) was legendary as a homesteader in Big Sur, novelist, anthropologist, and linguist of Northern Californian Native languages. He lived among the tribes and went "rolling in ditches with shamans." Bohemian to the cor...

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