Epiphanies and Elegies: Very Short Stories

Epiphanies and Elegies: Very Short Stories

by Brian Doyle
     
 

ISBN-10: 1580512046

ISBN-13: 9781580512046

Pub. Date: 02/28/2004

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Epiphanies & Elegies is a collection of delightful, accessible poems shot through with wonder, humor, faith, and Irish Catholic heritage. Brian Doyle has injected each piece with perception, insight, and compassion. These spiritual works contain the voice of a father, a husband, a man openly in love with his family, and proud of his heritage. Doyle illuminates

Overview

Epiphanies & Elegies is a collection of delightful, accessible poems shot through with wonder, humor, faith, and Irish Catholic heritage. Brian Doyle has injected each piece with perception, insight, and compassion. These spiritual works contain the voice of a father, a husband, a man openly in love with his family, and proud of his heritage. Doyle illuminates seemingly ordinary, everyday events in poems that will immediately touch with the reader with their truth. These warm and insightful pieces are sometimes funny, sometimes poignant takes on the small wonders and inevitable tragedies of life. This book is a delightful addition to the world of spiritual and inspirational writing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580512046
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
02/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.36(w) x 7.37(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 I: Poems in Praise of Wild Holy Animals Chapter 2 II: Poems in Praise of Wild Holy Children Chapter 3 III: War Poems Chapter 4 IV: Irish Poems Chapter 5 V: Prayer Poems Chapter 6 VI: Elegies & Eulogies

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