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With quiet surety, Naomi Myles cultivates a contemplative wordscape allowing that " ... some roots be hidden and some exposed." And in this crafted world we are asked to think of windows framing the past, some inhabitants in sharp focus, others, "lights that flicker and go out."--Julie Suk Naomi Myles creates on aura of possibility in Painting...

Table of Contents

Contents; When Everything is Possible; Home Place; In the Shadow of the Groundhog; On Greening; To an Unknown Species; Smart Cat; Dream Mountain; Trade-Off; Small Stuff; Orchids; Maps; Lucretius; From the Pages of the Geographic; Looking for Bensonhurst; Brouhaha!; Watermark; The Mystery of Picasso ... a film; Snowflakes; Hanging On; String Quartet; Playing the Recorder; A Matter of Faith; Saturdays in September; Saturday Matinee; Elm; Windows; A Law of Nature; Woman on the Beach; Legacy; My Mother's Ghost; June Walk; Souvenirs; Letter to an Old Friend.

Product Details

Bitingduck Press
Poetry : American - General
Myles, Naomi
Publication Date:
January 1999

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Fiction and Poetry » Poetry » A to Z

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