After Shocks: The Poetry of Recovery for Life-Shattering Events

After Shocks: The Poetry of Recovery for Life-Shattering Events

by Tom Lombardo
     
 
Poet and editor Tom Lombardo brings together 115 poets from 15 nations with After Shocks: The Poetry of Recovery for Life-Shattering Events. This brilliant collection bears messages of recovery to its readers from the raw beginnings to long-term acceptance, delivered through the language of poetry: Grief, War, Exile, Abuse, Divorce, Addiction, Injury, Illness,

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Poet and editor Tom Lombardo brings together 115 poets from 15 nations with After Shocks: The Poetry of Recovery for Life-Shattering Events. This brilliant collection bears messages of recovery to its readers from the raw beginnings to long-term acceptance, delivered through the language of poetry: Grief, War, Exile, Abuse, Divorce, Addiction, Injury, Illness, Bigotry, Loss of Innocence. After Shocks: The Poetry of Recovery for Life-Shattering Events is filled with clarity of story, emotion, voice, music, and language, with hope that readers will find comfort, guidance, companionship, and healing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780981635408
Publisher:
Press 53
Publication date:
07/28/2008
Pages:
388
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.88(d)

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