Terrestrials

Terrestrials

by Eric Nelson
     
 

ISBN-10: 1881515656

ISBN-13: 9781881515654

Pub. Date: 08/28/2004

Publisher: Texas Review Press


The recurring images of rising and falling, escape and recovery, spiritual aspiration, and physical decline provide the unifying metaphors of this collection. These poems celebrate the endurance and mourn the fragility of "the truths of this world," especially regarding the family, the body, and the realities of nature. At the same time, they express the yearning

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The recurring images of rising and falling, escape and recovery, spiritual aspiration, and physical decline provide the unifying metaphors of this collection. These poems celebrate the endurance and mourn the fragility of "the truths of this world," especially regarding the family, the body, and the realities of nature. At the same time, they express the yearning for, and the elusiveness of, the life of the spirit—"gorgeous beyond sexuality."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781881515654
Publisher:
Texas Review Press
Publication date:
08/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
76
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.24(d)

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