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Author: Aaron Anstett

Aaron Anstett's collections of poetry are SUSTENANCE (New Rivers Press, 1997), No Accident, Each Place the Body's, INSOFAR AS HERETOFORE (The Backwaters Press, 2014), MOREOVER (Sagging Meniscus Press, 2016), PLEASE STATE THE NATURE OF YOUR EMERGENCY (Sagging Meniscus Press, 2017), and THIS WAY TO THE GRAND AS-IS: NEW AND SELECTED POEMS (Sagging Meniscus Press, 2020). Among other honors, his work has received the Nebraska Book Award, the Backwaters Press Prize, and the Balcones Poetry Prize, and he has served as a regional poet laureate, instituting a continuing program that places pamphlets of poems by local writers in waiting areas. He lives in Colorado with his wife, Lesley, and children.

Moreover
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Moreover

Sagging Meniscus Press

Poetry. The poems in Aaron Anstett's MOREOVER, by turns laconic and garrulous, hard-boiled and tender, magnify gaps and unreliabilities in the surface of things through which the depths of an underlying desolation, a nameless existential care, and t...

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Please State the Nature of Your Emergency
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Please State the Nature of Your Emergency

Sagging Meniscus Press

Poetry. The sapient roaches of our planetary future, when they seek to understand the sickening dismay, abysmal grief and goofy absurdity of the Anthropocene in Donald Trump's America, will reach for their dog-eared (or bug-horned) copies of Aaron A...

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SUSTENANCE
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SUSTENANCE

New Rivers Press

Poetry. These are unforgettable poems by a dazzling new poet who gives us just what his title promises: sustenance -Ronald Wallace. The poems in SUSTENANCE are plain-spoken observations, bluntly honest, yet incisive enough to punch holes in the fabr...

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This Way to the Grand As-Is: New and Selected Poems
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This Way to the Grand As-Is: New and Selected Poems

Sagging Meniscus Press

Poetry. THIS WAY TO THE GRAND AS-IS is a snapshot of Aaron Anstett's career so far: the author's own selections from six previous collections, from SUSTENANCE (1997) to PLEASE STATE THE NATURE OF YOUR EMERGENCY (2017), plus twenty-seven new poems. F...

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