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Bird Years

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Bird Years

Mayapple Press

Poetry. This is a book of false memories and myth—and recollection and revelation excavated out of the author's unconscious, the pieces laid out and puzzled over. This is the moment's archeologist hovering over the lost past. One enters as if falli...

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In Which We See Our Selves: American Ghazals
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In Which We See Our Selves: American Ghazals

Mayapple Press

Poetry. With IN WHICH WE SEE OUR SELVES, Eric Torgersen begins with the formal structure of the ghazal as popularized by Agha Shahid Ali and unapologetically makes a more American thing of it, arguing in his Afterword that this transformation is as ...

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A White Page Demands Its Letters
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A White Page Demands Its Letters

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Poetry. IN A WHITE PAGE DEMANDS ITS LETTERS, Toni Ortner records the pain of divorce and other loss. The poetic cycle, "Dream Sequence," placed here in chronological order, has a raw intensity that strikes the reader like a knife in the heart. The p...

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The Thirteenth Hour
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The Thirteenth Hour

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Poetry. Jewish Studies. Middle Eastern Studies. Translated from the Yiddish by Zelda Kahan Newman. Bilingual edition. Rivka Basman Ben Haim's poems are witty and wise. Lyrical and personal, their length belies their depth. Rarely more than a page lo...

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Ledge
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Ledge

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Poetry. The various speakers of Nola Garrett's LEDGE talk with each other even as they confront their crisis decisions, well aware of the treachery, beauty, danger, and history that have brought them to the moment of each poem. The new poems, some f...

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El Silencio de las Horas / The Silence of the Hours
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El Silencio de las Horas / The Silence of the Hours

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Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Translated from the Spanish by Don Cellini. Poet Amanda Reverón maintains a blog. Her writing habit is to begin a new book of poems each January 1st and end it on December 31st. The translator discovered EL SILENCIO DE...

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White Food
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White Food

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Poetry. Honest, heartfelt and unflinching, the poems in WHITE FOOD make a compelling journey through a life-cycle that will resonate with readers, enlarging their perceptions of their own life experiences. Piquant portraits of childhood and adolesce...

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Mercurial
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Mercurial

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Poetry. African & African American Studies. MERCURIAL is the latest collection of poems from Allison Joseph: always accessible, musical, full of hard-earned wisdom, sass, and courage. Joseph writes about everyday situations in deft, heartfelt poems ...

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Memos from the Broken World
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Memos from the Broken World

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Poetry. Taking her title from the kabbalist creation tale of the clay vessels that had to break so God's light could scatter through the universe, Nordhaus mourns and celebrates a world that comes into being through continuous acts of breakage. She ...

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The Kingdom Where No One Keeps Time
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The Kingdom Where No One Keeps Time

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Poetry. This book is about loss—parents, lovers, friends, pets, all those whose absence is felt strongly. Loss is approached through myth, through despair, through sensory detail like the empty hollow in the bed, or from the viewpoint of the shoes a...

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Leavened
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Leavened

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Poetry. Jewish Studies. Come to the first supper in America with Momma and Poppa, two surviving aunts and two surviving uncles who speak in flawed English, who first think catsup is a disinfectant, who hunger for luck, salt, safety and family, who w...

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Alloy
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Alloy

Mayapple Press

Poetry. A butterfly casts the shadow of a man; a homesick mermaid cleans teeth; a young girl pushes a heavy iron, singing. In ALLOY, these and others (daughter, mother, astronaut; an occasional zombie or alien) find voice through poems exploring mem...

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Apology of a Girl Who Is Told She Is Going to Hell
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Apology of a Girl Who Is Told She Is Going to Hell

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Poetry. Found mothers, grief, lost loves, addictions and 12-step programs inhabit these poems of narrative excavation rife with lyricism and imagery. Unflinching, at times cinematic and occasionally comic, the poems in this collection will seize you...

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What Snakes Want
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What Snakes Want

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Poetry. Slyly sexual, intense and funny, in WHAT SNAKES WANT Kita Shantiris strips secrets of their power by telling them. Running away and returning, burying and unearthing, she—and a cast that includes abused siblings, desperate spinsters, and an ...

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Women Longing to Fly
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Women Longing to Fly

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Fiction. From Lila, who buys a handgun to ease her broken heart, to Maura, who takes a stranger to a motel, WOMEN LONGING TO FLY contains stories of women on the brink. There is the Yankee-born mother trying to raise Southern children, and the daugh...

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