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Other titles in the Carnegie Mellon Poetry series:
Constant Longing (Carnegie Mellon Poetry)by Dennis Sampson
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In an era of handsomely written books of poetry largely about their own skill with language, it's more than a little breathtaking to encounter a poet who writes for the most basic reason: Because he has to. That emotional and psychic pressure that derives from the absolute need to write is almost everywhere in this book, and it gives the poems at times an almost unbearable urgency....
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