Synopses & Reviews
"Poems of arresting intelligence, precision, and beauty. . . . Lisa Williams takes us into eerily imagined worlds--the interior of a jellyfish, and the interior of a glacier. . . . This slender volume constitutes a journey."--Joyce Carol Oates, Barnard Women Poets Prize citation
"[Williams] takes the reader on a quest for authenticity amid the baubles of the world." Poet Lore
A new volume from the winner of the 2007 Barnard Women Poets Prize.
"Lisa Williams brings us a poetry of intense observation yoked with equal force to celebration and cerebration."--Gregory Orr
About the Author
Lisa Williamsis the author of one previous volume, The Hammered Dulcimer. Her poetry has appeared in The New Republic, Poetry, and New England Review. She teaches at Centre College and lives in Danville, Kentucky.