THE HOURGLASS HEART, Gail Martin

THE HOURGLASS HEART

Gail Martin

Publisher: New Issues Poetry & Prose
PubDate: 1/1/2003
ISBN: 9781930974340
Binding: PAPERBACK
Price: $14.00
Quantity Available: 44
Pages: 85
 

Poetry. "If the landscape of Gail Martin's poems is a domestic one, then it is Emily Dickinson's wild domesticity, where innocuous-looking teapots contain tempests, where lemons stacked in a white bowl imply grief. If these are the poems of a mother, of a wife-which they are-then they make the claim that motherdom, wifedom, is the kingdom of God"-Diane Seuss. "Restraint and skill merge with genuine anguish to create poems that are sure to hold and move us"-- Conrad Hilberry. Gail Martin, a Michigan native, grew up in Flint. She was selected by Alice Fulton as the 1999 Winner of the National Poet Hunt sponsored by The MacGuffin.

New Arrivals

Polyamorous Love Song
Jacob Wren

The Asteroid Belt Almanac
Linda Gallant and Nicolas Esposito, Editors

Blue Hanuman
Joan Larkin

Eye to Eye
Maria Terrone

A Different Harbor
Elizabeth Genovise

The Green Condition
Elizabeth J Colen