Synopses & Reviews
"Kaleidoscopic curiosity, powerfully kinesthetic language, and an encompassing compassion range in this abundant collection, in which personal and public realms serve as equal alembics for the distillation of both materia and light."—Jane Hirshfield
"Rich is a traveler and an observant one at that, with a keen attention to detail and a wonderful ear. These poems are a delight."—Library Journal
"Kaleidoscopic curiosity, powerfully kinesthetic language, and an encompassing compassion range this abundant collection."--Jane Hirshfield
About the Author
Susan Rich is a poet, teacher, and journalist. Her books include THE ALCHEMIST'S KITCHEN (White Pine Press, 2010), CURES INCLUDE TRAVEL (White Pine Press, 2006), and THE CARTOGRAPHER'S TONGUE (White Pine Press, 2000). She has received awards from PEN USA, The Times Literary Supplement, and Peace Corps Writers. Recent poems have appeared in the Antioch Review, Harvard Review, Poetry International and TriQuarterly. She makes her home in Seattle, Washington, where she teaches English and Film Studies at Highline Community College.