Download PDF by C. S. Merrill: O'Keeffe: Days in a Life

By C. S. Merrill

ISBN-10: 0826354203

ISBN-13: 9780826354204

“Carol Merrill’s tribute to Georgia O’Keeffe is poems within the form of finely rendered sketches, a few of them even work. those intimate pictures express the fragile and hard form of O’Keeffe’s ultimate years in New Mexico.”—Joy Harjo, writer of She Had a few Horses

“When I obtained O’Keeffe mss I sat down after midnite at kitchen desk whilst I should’ve been in mattress & learn it through in an hour since it used to be attention-grabbing, curious, special, targeted, condensed, epiphanous, traditional & comprehensible. the main points are all, sacramentalizing lifestyle in an international of genius—a girl, sizeable area, chewy intelligence, nearly selfless observation.”—Allen Ginsberg, writer of Howl

ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS

C. S. Merrill labored for Georgia O’Keeffe from 1973 to 1979 as secretary, librarian, reader, prepare dinner, nurse, and spouse. Merrill is additionally the writer of Weekends with O’Keeffe (UNM Press). She is the volunteer librarian at Ghost Ranch in northern New Mexico.

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By C. S. Merrill

ISBN-10: 0826354203

ISBN-13: 9780826354204

“Carol Merrill’s tribute to Georgia O’Keeffe is poems within the form of finely rendered sketches, a few of them even work. those intimate pictures express the fragile and hard form of O’Keeffe’s ultimate years in New Mexico.”—Joy Harjo, writer of She Had a few Horses

“When I obtained O’Keeffe mss I sat down after midnite at kitchen desk whilst I should’ve been in mattress & learn it through in an hour since it used to be attention-grabbing, curious, special, targeted, condensed, epiphanous, traditional & comprehensible. the main points are all, sacramentalizing lifestyle in an international of genius—a girl, sizeable area, chewy intelligence, nearly selfless observation.”—Allen Ginsberg, writer of Howl

ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS

C. S. Merrill labored for Georgia O’Keeffe from 1973 to 1979 as secretary, librarian, reader, prepare dinner, nurse, and spouse. Merrill is additionally the writer of Weekends with O’Keeffe (UNM Press). She is the volunteer librarian at Ghost Ranch in northern New Mexico.

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New PDF release: So Much Synth

By Brenda Shaughnessy

ISBN-10: 1556594879

ISBN-13: 9781556594878

ISBN-10: 1556595220

ISBN-13: 9781556595226

"Shaughnessy's specific genius . . . is completely poetic, yet essayistic in scope."—The New Yorker

"Brenda Shaughnessy's paintings is an effective position to begin for any passionate girl feeling daunted via poetry." —Cosmopolitan

"Shaughnessy's voice is sensible, horny, self-aware, hip . . . continually wry, and ever savvy."—Harvard Review

Subversions of idiom and cliché punctuate Shaughnessy's fourth assortment as she techniques center age and revisits the stories, romances, and track of youth. So a lot Synth is a courageous and ferocious assortment composed of equivalent components femininity, discomfort, excitement, and synthesizer. whereas Shaughnessy tenderly winces at her younger excesses, we humbly capture glimpses of our own.

From "Never Ever":

Late is a synonym for useless that is a euphemism
for ever. Ever is a double-edged word,

at as soon as itself and its personal contrary: always
and constantly another time.

In the class of cleave, then. to chop and to grasp to,
somewhat mournfully…

Brenda Shaughnessy was born in Okinawa, Japan and grew up in Southern California. She is the writer of 3 books of poetry, together with Human darkish with Sugar, winner of the James Laughlin Award and finalist for the nationwide publication Critics Circle Award, and Our Andromeda, which was once a New York occasions ebook assessment "100 impressive Books of 2013." She is an assistant professor of English at Rutgers collage, Newark, and lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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By Brenda Shaughnessy

ISBN-10: 1556594879

ISBN-13: 9781556594878

ISBN-10: 1556595220

ISBN-13: 9781556595226

"Shaughnessy's specific genius . . . is completely poetic, yet essayistic in scope."—The New Yorker

"Brenda Shaughnessy's paintings is an effective position to begin for any passionate girl feeling daunted via poetry." —Cosmopolitan

"Shaughnessy's voice is sensible, horny, self-aware, hip . . . continually wry, and ever savvy."—Harvard Review

Subversions of idiom and cliché punctuate Shaughnessy's fourth assortment as she techniques center age and revisits the stories, romances, and track of youth. So a lot Synth is a courageous and ferocious assortment composed of equivalent components femininity, discomfort, excitement, and synthesizer. whereas Shaughnessy tenderly winces at her younger excesses, we humbly capture glimpses of our own.

From "Never Ever":

Late is a synonym for useless that is a euphemism
for ever. Ever is a double-edged word,

at as soon as itself and its personal contrary: always
and constantly another time.

In the class of cleave, then. to chop and to grasp to,
somewhat mournfully…

Brenda Shaughnessy was born in Okinawa, Japan and grew up in Southern California. She is the writer of 3 books of poetry, together with Human darkish with Sugar, winner of the James Laughlin Award and finalist for the nationwide publication Critics Circle Award, and Our Andromeda, which was once a New York occasions ebook assessment "100 impressive Books of 2013." She is an assistant professor of English at Rutgers collage, Newark, and lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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Read e-book online Collective Voices of the Tight Lipped PDF

By Zena White,Lola Ogbara,Michael Winch

ISBN-10: 1530944821

ISBN-13: 9781530944828

find out how to listen via the stillness:

(In this publication i've got stated not anything and every thing while. And by some means your mind has made experience of all of it. Translating a language that's not spoken along with your mouth. What a impressive person you are.)

This publication is devoted to the raging silence that occurs in our heads. That area we visit in the course of a controversy with a present or former lover. The painful phrases that experience stripped us bare. this is often to “Nothing is inaccurate” while every little thing is. The protecting up of the silence. devoted to the dying we didn't mourn adequately. To the phrases we permit drown in bottles of whiskey, on the bar, within the membership. The overlaying up of the silence. This booklet is for all of the textual content messages we by no means pressed “send” for. The paragraphs we deleted so one can exchange our reaction with anything much less responsive. for much too lengthy silence has been painted with one colour whilst it's a whole rainbow. Silence has a voice...

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By Zena White,Lola Ogbara,Michael Winch

ISBN-10: 1530944821

ISBN-13: 9781530944828

find out how to listen via the stillness:

(In this publication i've got stated not anything and every thing while. And by some means your mind has made experience of all of it. Translating a language that's not spoken along with your mouth. What a impressive person you are.)

This publication is devoted to the raging silence that occurs in our heads. That area we visit in the course of a controversy with a present or former lover. The painful phrases that experience stripped us bare. this is often to “Nothing is inaccurate” while every little thing is. The protecting up of the silence. devoted to the dying we didn't mourn adequately. To the phrases we permit drown in bottles of whiskey, on the bar, within the membership. The overlaying up of the silence. This booklet is for all of the textual content messages we by no means pressed “send” for. The paragraphs we deleted so one can exchange our reaction with anything much less responsive. for much too lengthy silence has been painted with one colour whilst it's a whole rainbow. Silence has a voice...

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Download e-book for iPad: What We Carry (American Poets Continuum) by Dorianne Laux,Dorianne

By Dorianne Laux,Dorianne

ISBN-10: 1880238063

ISBN-13: 9781880238066

ISBN-10: 1880238071

ISBN-13: 9781880238073

Finalist, 1994 nationwide booklet Critics Circle Award for Poetry. Dorianne Laux's poetry is a poetry of threat; it is going to the very fringe of extinction to discover the difficult proof that must be sung. What We Carry contains poems of survival, poems of therapeutic, poems of confirmation and poems of celebration.

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By Dorianne Laux,Dorianne

ISBN-10: 1880238063

ISBN-13: 9781880238066

ISBN-10: 1880238071

ISBN-13: 9781880238073

Finalist, 1994 nationwide booklet Critics Circle Award for Poetry. Dorianne Laux's poetry is a poetry of threat; it is going to the very fringe of extinction to discover the difficult proof that must be sung. What We Carry contains poems of survival, poems of therapeutic, poems of confirmation and poems of celebration.

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I Wait for the Moon: 100 Haiku of Momoko Kuroda - download pdf or read online

By Momoko Kuroda,Abigail Friedman

ISBN-10: 1611720168

ISBN-13: 9781611720167

Momoko Kuroda (b. 1938) is a striking haiku spirit and a powerfully autonomous jap girl. the single hundred poems here—her first assortment in English—show her evolution as a poet, her acute lyricism, and her engagement as a author in matters important to fashionable Japan: postwar identification, nuclear politics, and Fukushima. Abigail Friedman's advent and textual commentaries supply very important heritage and awesome perception into poetic subject matters and craft.

I watch for fireflies / I wait as though for somebody / who won't ever return

Momoko Kuroda is considered one of Japan's such a lot recognized haiku poets.

Abigail Friedman lives close to Washington, DC, and is writer of The Haiku Apprentice.

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By Momoko Kuroda,Abigail Friedman

ISBN-10: 1611720168

ISBN-13: 9781611720167

Momoko Kuroda (b. 1938) is a striking haiku spirit and a powerfully autonomous jap girl. the single hundred poems here—her first assortment in English—show her evolution as a poet, her acute lyricism, and her engagement as a author in matters important to fashionable Japan: postwar identification, nuclear politics, and Fukushima. Abigail Friedman's advent and textual commentaries supply very important heritage and awesome perception into poetic subject matters and craft.

I watch for fireflies / I wait as though for somebody / who won't ever return

Momoko Kuroda is considered one of Japan's such a lot recognized haiku poets.

Abigail Friedman lives close to Washington, DC, and is writer of The Haiku Apprentice.

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Get Just Wondering About It All PDF

By Sara N. Abuljadayel

ISBN-10: 1544704097

ISBN-13: 9781544704098

simply considering approximately all of it is a poetry and prose assortment approximately lifestyles offerings, concerns, and assorted concerns. those are taken from lifestyle events, incidents, and questions anyone may fit via.

This ebook was once encouraged via way of life occasions, every little thing written was once via a timeline of anything taking place, the time it took to move, and what end result got here out of it, no matter if it used to be reliable or bad.

Hopefully you are going to take pleasure in it in a second of solitude and internal peace. examine it because the wish in the course of chaos.

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By Sara N. Abuljadayel

ISBN-10: 1544704097

ISBN-13: 9781544704098

simply considering approximately all of it is a poetry and prose assortment approximately lifestyles offerings, concerns, and assorted concerns. those are taken from lifestyle events, incidents, and questions anyone may fit via.

This ebook was once encouraged via way of life occasions, every little thing written was once via a timeline of anything taking place, the time it took to move, and what end result got here out of it, no matter if it used to be reliable or bad.

Hopefully you are going to take pleasure in it in a second of solitude and internal peace. examine it because the wish in the course of chaos.

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New PDF release: Still, Life.

By Lisa Alvarado

ISBN-10: 1467909408

ISBN-13: 9781467909402

Essays, poetry and observations on forgiveness, love came upon and misplaced, id, the warfare in Afganistan, immigration, and making paintings and creating a life.

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By Lisa Alvarado

ISBN-10: 1467909408

ISBN-13: 9781467909402

Essays, poetry and observations on forgiveness, love came upon and misplaced, id, the warfare in Afganistan, immigration, and making paintings and creating a life.

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Download e-book for kindle: Balas de Expresión Poética (Spanish Edition) by Linda Sindyrella,Esau C. Jimenez

By Linda Sindyrella,Esau C. Jimenez

ISBN-10: 1548663581

ISBN-13: 9781548663582

Este libro es una antología de Poesía dedicado al universo que luce perfecto, el verso luce el sentimiento y devoción con que es escrito, el alma de un poeta cuando talla sus letras busca perpetuo dejar su huella, en el lector que se esmera encontrar en su libro palabra divina que con poesía es recitado.

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By Linda Sindyrella,Esau C. Jimenez

ISBN-10: 1548663581

ISBN-13: 9781548663582

Este libro es una antología de Poesía dedicado al universo que luce perfecto, el verso luce el sentimiento y devoción con que es escrito, el alma de un poeta cuando talla sus letras busca perpetuo dejar su huella, en el lector que se esmera encontrar en su libro palabra divina que con poesía es recitado.

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Download PDF by Cecilie Klingenberg,Josee Lanoue: Kelp Song

By Cecilie Klingenberg,Josee Lanoue

ISBN-10: 1519194870

ISBN-13: 9781519194879

Kelp tune is a set of city myth poetry.
It follows a girl who simply moved right into a city the place her mother’s ghost has a few unfinished company, a scraggly cat referred to as Melinoe, shimmer that sticks to every little thing and a sigil on each doorway.

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By Cecilie Klingenberg,Josee Lanoue

ISBN-10: 1519194870

ISBN-13: 9781519194879

Kelp tune is a set of city myth poetry.
It follows a girl who simply moved right into a city the place her mother’s ghost has a few unfinished company, a scraggly cat referred to as Melinoe, shimmer that sticks to every little thing and a sigil on each doorway.

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Download e-book for kindle: Reality Poems by Isabella George

By Isabella George

ISBN-10: 1506902723

ISBN-13: 9781506902722

ISBN-10: 150690274X

ISBN-13: 9781506902746

truth Poems (2016) is the revised version of Isabella George's first booklet, truth Poems of the trendy Day (2014). The identify has been shortened, yet content material elevated. during this revision, the poems are awarded as extra extreme in-depth... and show an enriched ever-evolving know-how and resolution to handle concerns extra explicitly, with out trepidation or regard to feedback. truth Poems is a physique of labor that's now a set of 70 brief tales and poems of arguable matters correct to trendy tradition. every one poem is a brief tale that creates temper and move in a rhythmic lyrical contempo cadence aptly referred to as Versery Rhymes™, a few poems are written in an city vernacular. Many tales within the choice of political and social concerns usually are not frequently issues of discourse in conventional poetry. those tales in atomic phrases are a transparent and concise statement on debatable matters now not frequently thought of to be poetic.

A variety of poignant subject matters within the assortment includes:
Credit card entrapment, drug trafficking, interracial fans, 9-11 conspiracy and different theories, the horrors of manufacturing facility farming, loss of life row, psychotic episodes, cigarette smoking, Lucifer Prince of the Air, strippers, the blues, ghosts, frankenfood, baptism, the demise of one's mom, civil rights fight of the '60's, sea point upward push Miami and the Everglades, smoking weed, imagining the recent global Order, getting older cougars.

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Teenage love crushes, forgetfulness, boys and their frogs, Barbie dolls, fashionistas, scorching Wheels, doggies, parakeets, heartbreak, Kool-Aid, the Brazilian Samba, gremlins, island dwelling and plenty of different subject matters of life.

Isabella George is a storyteller and author of poetry and brief tales in a rhythmic lyrical contempo cadence aptly referred to as Versery Rhymes™, and is the printed writer of the booklet, fact Poems of the trendy Day, (2014) and the revised version of that publication, truth Poems (2016). She has been writing for 12 years and is released in different on-line magazines and blogs, reminiscent of The Australia instances Poetry journal, Salisonline.org, and Underground books.org. Isabella on a regular basis attends artistic writing workshops... and storytelling workshops, meetings, and gala's in the course of the South Florida sector. She is an energetic member of the nationwide organization of Black Storytellers and the Florida Storytelling Association.

Keywords: Poems, brief tales, city Poetry, Rhymes, Storytelling, Floetry, inventive Writing, Poetry, loose Verse, Lyrical

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By Isabella George

ISBN-10: 1506902723

ISBN-13: 9781506902722

ISBN-10: 150690274X

ISBN-13: 9781506902746

truth Poems (2016) is the revised version of Isabella George's first booklet, truth Poems of the trendy Day (2014). The identify has been shortened, yet content material elevated. during this revision, the poems are awarded as extra extreme in-depth... and show an enriched ever-evolving know-how and resolution to handle concerns extra explicitly, with out trepidation or regard to feedback. truth Poems is a physique of labor that's now a set of 70 brief tales and poems of arguable matters correct to trendy tradition. every one poem is a brief tale that creates temper and move in a rhythmic lyrical contempo cadence aptly referred to as Versery Rhymes™, a few poems are written in an city vernacular. Many tales within the choice of political and social concerns usually are not frequently issues of discourse in conventional poetry. those tales in atomic phrases are a transparent and concise statement on debatable matters now not frequently thought of to be poetic.

A variety of poignant subject matters within the assortment includes:
Credit card entrapment, drug trafficking, interracial fans, 9-11 conspiracy and different theories, the horrors of manufacturing facility farming, loss of life row, psychotic episodes, cigarette smoking, Lucifer Prince of the Air, strippers, the blues, ghosts, frankenfood, baptism, the demise of one's mom, civil rights fight of the '60's, sea point upward push Miami and the Everglades, smoking weed, imagining the recent global Order, getting older cougars.

Less poignant themes include:
Teenage love crushes, forgetfulness, boys and their frogs, Barbie dolls, fashionistas, scorching Wheels, doggies, parakeets, heartbreak, Kool-Aid, the Brazilian Samba, gremlins, island dwelling and plenty of different subject matters of life.

Isabella George is a storyteller and author of poetry and brief tales in a rhythmic lyrical contempo cadence aptly referred to as Versery Rhymes™, and is the printed writer of the booklet, fact Poems of the trendy Day, (2014) and the revised version of that publication, truth Poems (2016). She has been writing for 12 years and is released in different on-line magazines and blogs, reminiscent of The Australia instances Poetry journal, Salisonline.org, and Underground books.org. Isabella on a regular basis attends artistic writing workshops... and storytelling workshops, meetings, and gala's in the course of the South Florida sector. She is an energetic member of the nationwide organization of Black Storytellers and the Florida Storytelling Association.

Keywords: Poems, brief tales, city Poetry, Rhymes, Storytelling, Floetry, inventive Writing, Poetry, loose Verse, Lyrical

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