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J. Tarin Towers writes about the politics of human relationships in a fiercely distinctive voice. She has a keen ear for the rhythms of everyday speech and a form that flirts with tradition. In a framework of love and sex and betrayal, these poems and stories explore the boundaries of the heart's language.

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J. Tarin Towers has a keen ear for the rhythms of everyday speech and a form that flirts with tradition.

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In an urban framework of love and sex and betrayal, these sizzling poems and scorching stories explore the inexplicable politics of human relationships while breaking open the boundaries of the heart's language.

Table of Contents

Apocalypso #1 — Apocalypso #1, part 2 — Guns 'n' things — The hitchers, #3 — Ace hardware — Like Daniel Boone — How to get a good night's sleep — Making mistakes — Mission poem — I'm not easy — Pepper spray — Red: not the dress — The thinking problem — The hitchers, #1 — The hitchers, #2 — Good listener — The dead man — Explaining the golf war — One more Allen Ginsburg tribute poem — Legend in my own mind — Smack (1998 nostalgia remix) — Love has always been my game — What did today — Collecting box tops — What they leave — To forget — Psych study — Phantom limb — Discount pulse rate — Letter — "I love you" poem — Thorn — Analogy — April 1995, or what i thought about — will live until the bruises disappear — Fourteen opening stanzas from poems that have never been written — Here is my heart — Made of rain — 2-point conversation — Afterwards — Shallow water no diving — Sonnet — My prince — Epitaph — One night standoff — Abecedarian: ask Bobby — Oral fixation — Picky — Walter — How to break up.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780916397586
Author:
Towers, J. Tarin
Publisher:
Manic D Press
Author:
Towers, Tarin
Location:
San Francisco
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Single Author *
Subject:
Love stories, American
Subject:
Love poetry, American
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19990731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
120
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.4 in 6 oz

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J. Tarin Towers has a keen ear for the rhythms of everyday speech and a form that flirts with tradition.

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In an urban framework of love and sex and betrayal, these sizzling poems and scorching stories explore the inexplicable politics of human relationships while breaking open the boundaries of the heart's language.

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