Through the Blinds

Through the Blinds

by Amanda Clark
     
 
Through the Blinds is a poetic diary detailing the author's journey after graduating college in Dallas, TX then moving back East, to Burlington, VT.
The author describes her stress from demanding entry-level jobs as well as her search towards a more permanent occupation. She also expresses her frustrations with difficult economic times.
Additionally, Clark

Overview

Through the Blinds is a poetic diary detailing the author's journey after graduating college in Dallas, TX then moving back East, to Burlington, VT.
The author describes her stress from demanding entry-level jobs as well as her search towards a more permanent occupation. She also expresses her frustrations with difficult economic times.
Additionally, Clark provides the reader glimpses into the emotional cycle of the writing process while exposing both hardship, and pride.
Furthermore, she documents the cycle of a first love and long distance relationship. Through this, Clark exposes her vulnerabilities, as well as raw emotion. Clark adequately illustrates what it's like to be 23.

Through the Blinds is the fourth chapter of poetry after the authors three previous books, Looking at the Moon, Flying Fall, and Beautifully-Mixed Up World.

Welcome to the next chapter...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780615648996
Publisher:
Steady Moon Press
Publication date:
06/19/2012
Pages:
98
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.20(d)

Meet the Author

Amanda Clark currently resides in Woodsville, New Hampshire. She teaches English and Social Studies at an alternative school in Bradford, VT. She is the author of three previous books of poetry, all of which she considers to be, "chapters of her life," including, Looking at the Moon, Flying Fall, and Beautifully Mixed-Up World. Amanda was also a contributing poet for The Litchfield Literary Review. She graduated with a Bachelors degree in Art History from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX. She also graduated with a Masters of Arts in Teaching from the University of Vermont in Burlington, VT. Additionally, she has studied abroad in Spain, Italy, and New Zealand. She previously did social work and outdoor education. Her works have been distributed to classrooms, churches, and various newspapers. If you would like to contact Amanda, email her at: bigredac@yahoo.com

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