A View from the Ruin

A View from the Ruin

by Elizabeth Michael Boyle
     
 

"A reader of poetry all her life, Elizabeth Michael Boyle turned to writing it only in her later years. This collection, assembled after her seventieth birthday, richly combines wry wit and passion. To cite but one example:

"Up in the fitness center

facing the cemetery

I set the stats to the minimum

muster my will to the maximum

and start pumping

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Overview

"A reader of poetry all her life, Elizabeth Michael Boyle turned to writing it only in her later years. This collection, assembled after her seventieth birthday, richly combines wry wit and passion. To cite but one example:

"Up in the fitness center

facing the cemetery

I set the stats to the minimum

muster my will to the maximum

and start pumping toward life eternal."- Maxine Kumin, Pulitzer Prize, Robert Frost Medal, Poetry Prize Poetry Society of America, Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878394258
Publisher:
North Star Press of Saint Cloud
Publication date:
06/01/2011
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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