Poetry. "Nate Pritts's BIG BRIGHT SUN probably feels so thoroughly lived because reading it feels so like living in it. Robert Creeley wrote that for him in poems 'the world came true.' In these poems the world comes true. And how! All this sky glued to the trees and the world surface by the resin of sun-soaked American speech! You can feel this book poised listening to itself and all the light, sound, thought and feeling passing through it. Passing through on its way towards all its directly addressed others, us readers included. 'Let's be everlasting today,' this book, at one point early on, proposes. Let's"—Anthony McCann.
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Nate Pritts is the author of eight books of poetry, including Post Human (A-Minor Books, 2016) and The Wonderfull Yeare (Cooper Dillon, 2010), and more than a dozen chapbooks including Life Event (Artifact Press), Sky Poems (Greying Ghost Press), BIG BRIGHT SUN (BlazeVOX books, 2010), SENSATIONAL SPECTACULAR (BlazeVOX books, 2007) and DECOHERENCE (42 Miles Press, 2017) . His poems, and writings about poetry, have been published in American Poetry Review, Poets & Writers, Writers Digest and many other places. He is also the Director and Founding Editor of H_NGM_N Books (b. 2001), an independent publishing house that started as a mimeograph 'zine. Pritts is Associate Professor at Ashford University. He lives in the Finger Lakes region of New York state. Author City: SYRACUSE, NY USA