Winner of the 2007 Kate Tufts Discovery Award
Synopses & Reviews
The poems in this collection dance, dart, and double-cross and are deadly serious the whole time. Preoccupied with impermanence and injustice. McHenry wagers everything on the redemptive power of music, irony, and love.
About the Author
Eric McHenry was born in Topeka, Kansas, and is a graduate of Boston University, where he earned an M.A. in creative writing and won the Academy of American Poets Prize. He lives with his wife and two children in Seattle, Washington.