Cobalt 3

Cobalt 3

by Kevin Roberts
     
 

In these powerfully moving poems, Kevin Roberts recounts his fight against cancer. Roberts takes us from his early feelings of denial, the doctor's fateful moment of diagnosis, his three years of treatment with chemotherapy and radiation and finally, his remission from the disease. Roberts renders the entire experience in such simple yet powerful language that one

Overview

In these powerfully moving poems, Kevin Roberts recounts his fight against cancer. Roberts takes us from his early feelings of denial, the doctor's fateful moment of diagnosis, his three years of treatment with chemotherapy and radiation and finally, his remission from the disease. Roberts renders the entire experience in such simple yet powerful language that one cannot help being caught up in the intensity of the struggle to defeat the demon disease.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780921870739
Publisher:
Ronsdale Press
Publication date:
02/16/2000
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Kevin Roberts is the author of 11 books of poetry, 8 plays, 2 books of short stories, and the award-winning novel Tears in a Glass Eye (Douglas & McIntyre, 1989). Born in Australia, he has lived for many years at Lantzville on Vancouver Island. He is Professor of English and Creative Writing at Malaspina University College.

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