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The Butterfly Cemetery: Selected Prose (2008-2021)
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The Butterfly Cemetery: Selected Prose (2008-2021)

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“When reading her poems, prose poems, narratives and personal essays, we are compelled to face up to the hypothesis that our true home is not, or not only, the here-and-now. And that our true form, or at least one of our true forms, is equally the p...

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Tracing the Distance
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Tracing the Distance

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Winner of the 10th annual Bitter Oleander Press Library of Poetry Award for 2021 Slow, not cautious, a heartbeat away from the landscape. New England, Québec, Ontario. The nostalgia of memory; it’s not childhood that haunts, but the landscapes of ...

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Weightless Earth
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Weightless Earth

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"Before we become nothing, we must accept the nothingness, the bottomlessness, the absence, if we are to live fully and be receptive to presence. Acceptance—that's the rub. To write poetry is to learn how to die, and thus to live. The double respons...

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TANGO BELOW A NARROW CEILING
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TANGO BELOW A NARROW CEILING

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Poetry. Middle Eastern Studies. Translated by Saleh Razzouk with Philip Terman. From the introduction: "In terms of his poetics, Riad did not trust a modernity without traditions. Instead, he preferred a modernity that was able to digest many tones ...

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Consecration of the Wolves
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Consecration of the Wolves

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Poetry. Translated by Alexis Levitin. "After experiencing this territory of the sacred wolf in the poetry of Maranhão, we will inevitably understand in a new way the notion of Aristotle that the human being is a 'political animal.' Agreeing with the...

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Blue Swan, Black Swan: The Trakl Diaries
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Blue Swan, Black Swan: The Trakl Diaries

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Poetry. "War, mental illness, narcotics, sickness, incest and a deep passion for poetry were all a part of the Austrian poet Georg Trakl's short and tragic life (1887-1914). Biographical accounts have been few, vague and speculative. So little is cl...

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I walk around gathering up my garden for the night
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I walk around gathering up my garden for the night

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Poetry. This book, whose title in English is I WALK AROUND GATHERING UP MY GARDEN FOR THE NIGHT was Lundquist's first poetry collection, debuting in 1992 when the author was over 40 years old. This collection is both compelling and elusive. There's ...

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Outside
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Outside

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Poetry. Translated by Eric Fishman and Hoyt Rogers. For English-speaking readers, the pieces in OUTSIDE expand the access to du Bouchet offered by Openwork, the selection published by Paul Auster and Hoyt Rogers in 2014; deliberately, none of those ...

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Not All Saints
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Not All Saints

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Poetry. "Sean Thomas Dougherty's NOT ALL SAINTS leads us through grit-strewn passageways to a realm of insight. These strong and beautiful poems are unafraid to open their interiors to explore secret depths of emotion and reach into the darkest rece...

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At an Hour's Sleep from Here
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At an Hour's Sleep from Here

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Poetry. Translated from the Italian by John Taylor, this book represents a collection of three previously untranslated (into English) works of the contemporary Italian poet Franca Mancinelli. The book is set in a bilingual Italian / English format a...

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