Magnificent Marvel Supersale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Lists | March 2, 2015

    Anna Lyndsey: IMG My Top 10 Talking Books



    I have always been a reader, but eight years ago, strange circumstances conspired to make me totally book-dependent. I was stuck within four walls,... Continue »

    spacer

On Order

$10.75
New Trade Paper
Currently out of stock.
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Qty Store Section
- Local Warehouse Poetry- A to Z

Just Above Water: Prose Poems

by

Just Above Water: Prose Poems Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Poetry. "Louis Jenkins is one of the most subtle poets of his generation"--Robert Bly. This new gathering of 50 prose poems amply confirms Louis Jenkins's mastery of the prose poem form. Whether confronting the dilemma of too much snow in northern Minnesota, sensing the spiritual forces beneath undulating lake waves, or observing a cloud of tiny insects as "the world's largest singles bar", these humorous, fascinating vignettes open an inquiry into the deeper meanings of everyday American life.

Synopsis:

A new gathering of 50 prose poems that extends and refines the poet's mastery of the form.

About the Author

Louis Jenkins lives in Duluth, Minnesota. His poems have been published in numerous literary magazines and anthologies. Among his books of poetry are An Anlmost Human Gesture, All Tangled Up With the Living, Nice Fish: New and Selected Prose Poems (winner of the Minnesota Book Award) and Just Above Water. He has read his poems on A Prairie Home Companion and was featured poet at the Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival in 1996. Two of his prose poems were published in The Best Ameriacn Poetry 1999.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780930100759
Author:
Jenkins, Louis
Publisher:
Holy Cow Press
Location:
Duluth, Minn. :
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry (poetic works by one author)
Subject:
Prose poems, American
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Subject:
Single Author / American
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19971031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
9 x 6.25 in 5.12 oz

Other books you might like

  1. The Boy Under the Bed (Johns... New Trade Paper $28.95
  2. Typee: A Peep at Polynesian Life... Used Trade Paper $5.95
  3. The Passion of Artemisia Used Book Club Paperback $1.00
  4. Armies of Daylight Used Mass Market $3.50
  5. Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War Used Mass Market $2.95
  6. The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning...
    Used Trade Paper $4.95

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Poetry » A to Z

Just Above Water: Prose Poems New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$10.75 Backorder
Product details 64 pages Holy Cow Press - English 9780930100759 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
A new gathering of 50 prose poems that extends and refines the poet's mastery of the form.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.