Poetry. "These poems are gorgeous and ironic and heartbreaking and angry and uplifting and tough-minded and compassionate and completely amazing. NEW LIFE is a triumph. Art wins, war loses." —Tim O'Brien. "Powerful and original…the poetry of courage." —Thomas Lux.
Poet and playwright Dan O'Brien won international praise for WAR REPORTER, his poems about Pulitzer Prize-winning correspondent Paul Watson. NEW LIFE follows Watson into Syria and other war-torn areas, and asks whether ghosts can ever be truly laid to rest.Author City: SANTA MONICA, CA USA