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Author: Simon Pettet

Simon Pettet was born in England in 1953 and moved to New York City in 1977, where he still lives. He is the author of Lyrical Poetry, and four other books from Talisman: SELECTED POEMS (1995), MORE WINNOWED FRAGMENTS (2005), HEARTH (2008), and AS A BEE (2014). He collaborated on two books with the photographer Rudy Burckhardt, CONVERSATIONS ABOUT EVERYTHING (1987) and Talking Pictures (1994), as well as editing The Art Writings of James Schuyler (1998) and Other Flowers, a posthumous collection of Schuyler's writing (2010).

As A Bee
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As A Bee

Talisman House, Publishers

Poetry. The new collection by a poet whose works, in the words of Anselm Berrigan, are "exquisite, irreducible poems [that] transmit lyrical shape and sense-oriented wonder with a numinous focus and care I find nowhere else in the art. They are amon...

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HEARTH
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HEARTH

Talisman House, Publishers

Poetry. "'Heart' and 'Earth,' the obvious scenery as Simon's I-liner trips us through the decades, sometimes blind-embossing a snapshot, sometimes looking at himself observing it, sometimes spattering it.with apposite allusion. Take the ride and enj...

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Selected Poems
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Selected Poems

Talisman House, Publishers

Poetry. "Like Beethoven's Bagatelles, Simon Pettet's short poems have a great deal to say, and their seemingly modest dimensions help rather than hinder his saying it. An unorthodox lucidity reminiscent of Schuyler, a certain English dappleness and ...

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