Why We Make Gardens (& Other Poems)

Why We Make Gardens (& Other Poems)

by Jeanne Larsen
     
 


Poetry. "Embodies in the poems of Jeanne Larsen's WHY WE MAKE GARDENS are plantings profuse and varied, actual and metaphoric—alive with 'the passions of making / the passion of being / unmade.' Gardens, in her sure hands, are vibrantly real—'dust-purple / asters, the monkshood's last / campanile / orange suns of bittersweet'—and illustrative of… See more details below

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Poetry. "Embodies in the poems of Jeanne Larsen's WHY WE MAKE GARDENS are plantings profuse and varied, actual and metaphoric—alive with 'the passions of making / the passion of being / unmade.' Gardens, in her sure hands, are vibrantly real—'dust-purple / asters, the monkshood's last / campanile / orange suns of bittersweet'—and illustrative of our human condition. Each poem is acute, oblique, precise and complex; hers is an art to wonder at, to savor, to praise"—Carol Moldaw.

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ISBN-13:
9780932412959
Publisher:
Mayapple Press
Publication date:
10/15/2010
Pages:
74
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.30(d)

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