Hold Like Owls

Hold Like Owls

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by Julia Koets
     
 

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"Koets has a penchant for surprising metaphor. She possesses a personal delight for the highest flying verbs and their alluring descriptors. . . . I am grateful to this poet for this first book of poems. I am grateful for what she has taken the time to remind me of. She is just getting started. I applaud the alphabet spilling from her hands."-Nikky Finney, author of

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"Koets has a penchant for surprising metaphor. She possesses a personal delight for the highest flying verbs and their alluring descriptors. . . . I am grateful to this poet for this first book of poems. I am grateful for what she has taken the time to remind me of. She is just getting started. I applaud the alphabet spilling from her hands."-Nikky Finney, author of Head Off & Split, from the foreword

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781611170849
Publisher:
University of South Carolina Press
Publication date:
04/15/2012
Series:
South Carolina Poetry Book Prize Series
Pages:
80
Sales rank:
795,863
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


Julia Koets holds an M.F.A. from the University of South Carolina. Her poetry has appeared in numerous journals, including Indiana Review; Los Angeles Review; Euphony; and Cutthroat: A Journal of the Arts. A native of Summerville, South Carolina, Koets currently lives in San Francisco.

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Hold Like Owls 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
avid_writer More than 1 year ago
Julia Koets is a gifted poet who's created a cohesive book of poetry. Each poem stands on its own, but when viewed together they create a stunning narrative of growth, change, and love.