Closing Time

Closing Time

by Jeremy Page
     
 
Past and present often co-exist in these fresh, unflinching poems; childhood merges with old age, as the gains and losses of life are explored with clear-sighted tenderness and Page's characteristic precise observation and luminous imagery. His wry humour is also a delight; surreal fantasies of unlikely encounters and their consequences; ghosts jostle '...for space at

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Past and present often co-exist in these fresh, unflinching poems; childhood merges with old age, as the gains and losses of life are explored with clear-sighted tenderness and Page's characteristic precise observation and luminous imagery. His wry humour is also a delight; surreal fantasies of unlikely encounters and their consequences; ghosts jostle '...for space at the bar with their/more illustrious predecessors'. This is a collection where the poet's ghosts are brought into the light, and celebrated. Catherine Smith, poet

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780957329065
Publisher:
Pindrop Press
Publication date:
04/28/2014
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.23(d)

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