Questions for Ecclesiastesby Mark Jarman
The relationship between God and humankind is more troubling and urgent than ever. Questions for Ecclesiastes, especially the "20 Unholy Sonnets", handles problems of religious faith in fresh ways. They explore the parallels between family life and sacred myth, and attempt to revive the personal, devotional address to God.
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Mark Jarman refuses to enter the mainstream (if there is such a thing in poetry) and wants to create narrative poetry inside the confines of rigid structure. 'Ground Swell' is one of the finest contemporary poems by any poet.
this collection is a nice little collection of poems, but outside of the 20 unholy sonnets, nothing great. still, it's a nice collection from a contemporary poet.