Rock Harbor: Poems by Carl Phillips PDF

By Carl Phillips

ISBN-10: 0374251401

ISBN-13: 9780374251406

ISBN-10: 0374528853

ISBN-13: 9780374528850

A masterful new assortment by way of one in every of our most vital modern lyric poets

Wind as a face long gone purple with blowing,
oceans whose finish is damaged stitchery--

swim of sea-dragon, dolphin,
shimmer-and-coil, invitation. . . . You Know
the form of map I suggest. international locations as

distant as they're plausible . . .

--from "Halo"

Carl Phillips lyric explorations of longing and devotion, castigation and mercy, are unmatched in modern poetry.

Here, in his 6th publication, Phillips visits these areas, either actual and mental, the place chance and security coincide, and considers what it can suggest to dwell on the nexus of the 2. Sifting one of the upturned proof of difficulty, from Roman Empire to westward growth, from the flip of a lover's face to the harbor of the book's title--a position of calm formed of the very rock which can suggest disaster--these poems negotiate and map out the impulse towards rescue and clear of it. Phillips's pooling, cascading traces are the unsuppressed routes throughout his particular poetic panorama, bold and seductive of their readiness to float and opposite because the terrain demands.

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Wild Is the Wind: Poems - download pdf or read online

By Carl Phillips

ISBN-10: 0374290261

ISBN-13: 9780374290269

A strong, creative assortment from considered one of America's such a lot seriously fashionable poets

“What has restlessness been for?”

In Wild Is the Wind, Carl Phillips displays on love as depicted within the jazz general for which the ebook is named—love immediately stressed, reckless, and but wanted for its capability to carry balance. within the technique, he pitches estrangement opposed to communion, examines the previous as historical past as opposed to the earlier as reminiscence, and displays at the past’s means either to coach and to misinform us—also to make us hesitate within the face of affection, given the loss and harm which are, frequently adequate, love’s fallout. How “to say no to despair”? the way to take probably that maximum chance, the danger of believing in what bargains no warrantly? those poems that, of their marriage ceremony of the philosophical, meditative, and lyric modes, mark a brand new level in Phillips’s outstanding paintings, stand as extra facts that “if Carl Phillips had no longer come onto the scene, we'd have had to invent him. His idiosyncratic sort, his leading edge procedure, and his precise voice are crucial steps within the evolution of the craft” (Judith Kitchen, The Georgia Review).

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Download e-book for kindle: Book of Mercy by Leonard Cohen

By Leonard Cohen

ISBN-10: 0394539494

ISBN-13: 9780394539492

ISBN-10: 0771021879

ISBN-13: 9780771021879

ISBN-10: 1538548852

ISBN-13: 9781538548851

Popular given that its unique ebook greater than 25 years in the past, Leonard Cohen's vintage ebook of latest psalms is now fantastically repackaged.
Internationally celebrated for his writing and his song, Leonard Cohen is respected as one of many nice writers, performers, and so much always bold artists of our time. Now superbly repackaged, the poems in Book of Mercy brim with compliment, melancholy, anger, doubt and belief. conversing from the center of the trendy international, but in tones that resonate with an older devotional culture, those verses provide voice to our inner most, strongest intuitions.

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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Download e-book for iPad: Espia mi bolso (Spanish Edition) by Silvia Gallego,Mercedes De Bellard,Luis Alberto De Cuenca

By Silvia Gallego,Mercedes De Bellard,Luis Alberto De Cuenca

ISBN-10: 8494111566

ISBN-13: 9788494111563

l. a. cremallera de este bolso abre un universo de sugerencias, juegos de palabras y gestos cotidianos desde l. a. óptica de un lenguaje cuidado y moderno.

Espía mi bolso ofrece una poesía arriesgada, fuera de tópicos manidos, con chispa e ironía… Apuesta por lo femenino, el erotismo, l. a. tecnología que nos invade, l. a. literatura y los angeles gramática desde una visión más cercana. Nos conduce a l. a. intimidad desde un aparente distanciamiento.

SILVIA GALLEGO consigue susurrar al lector, romper l. a. percepción automatizada. Enseguida nos identificamos y sentimos los angeles emoción de algo que nos roza más allá de l. a. piel, los angeles curiosidad, el descubrimiento… Una provocación que convertirá esta lectura en una experiencia estética.

«Espía mi bolso es una auténtica delicia. Parecía que l. a. poesía amorosa había dado todo lo que tenía dentro, que constituía una proeza inasequible escribir algo sobre el amor que no se hubiese escrito de antemano, y hete aquí que tú contradices ese parecer desde l. a. frescura, los angeles pícara ingenuidad, l. a. docta sencillez de tus poemas.»

Quiero hacer sintaxis
con tu delicioso cuerpo.

Yuxtaponerme contigo
en una coordinada,
copulativa, sin disyuntiva…

Variar entre subordinadas,
jugar a ser sustantiva
del sujeto
de tu complemento agente

—toda oración pasiva
me parece peligrosa—.

Jugar a ser adjetiva
especificarme contigo,
ser complemento
del nombre que eres.

Jugar a ser adverbial
entre tantas circunstancias.
Temporales, modales…
siempre aportan al núcleo.

Por no ponerme concesiva
o condicional
en este análisis sintáctico.

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Read e-book online Late Arcade PDF

By Nathaniel Mackey

ISBN-10: 0811226603

ISBN-13: 9780811226608

A new quantity of the singular, ongoing, nice American jazz novel 

Nathaniel Mackey’s Late Arcade opens in la. A musician recognized merely as N. writes the 1st of a chain of letters to the enigmatic Angel of airborne dirt and dust. N.’s jazz sextet, Molimo m’Atet, has simply rehearsed a brand new song: the horn gamers learn from The Egyptian publication of the Dead with lips clothespinned close, whereas the remainder of the band struts and saunters in a cosmic hymn to the sunlight god Ra. N. ends this breathless consultation by way of sending the Angel of dirt a cassette tape in their rehearsal.

Over the subsequent 9 months, N.’s epistolary narration follows the musical goings-on of the ensemble. N. suffers from what he calls “cowrie shell at- tacks”—oil spills, N.’s reminiscence of his mother’s depression musical Sundays— which all turns into the resource of unpolluted inventive invention.

Here is the most recent installment of the nationwide publication Award-winner Nathaniel Mackey’s From a damaged Bottle strains of body spray nonetheless Emanate, the nice American jazz novel of “exquisite rhythmic lyricism” (Bookforum). 

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Download e-book for iPad: Square Inch Hours: Poems by Sherod Santos

By Sherod Santos

ISBN-10: 0393254984

ISBN-13: 9780393254983

A vividly rendered assortment tracing the aftermath of a breakdown and the fight to reconnect with the realities of day-by-day life.

In the style of a poetic meditation, Square Inch Hours attracts on components from fiction, memoir, daybook, and reverie, piecing jointly moments that keep on with within the aftermath of a breakdown.

Writing from a space outdoor psychology or own heritage, the intensely solitary speaker relates the event of reengaging with the realm. With an adamant attentiveness, he turns his concentration to looking at fact in its minutest details: the expression at the face of a random passerby; the palsied hand of a grocery clerk; copulating flies on a windowsill; a deep gouge, like a bullet gap, in his condominium door. How he perceives is how he reconnects. The name, Square Inch Hours, expresses that impulse to catch each one second, as within the sq. of a photograph.

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The Mahabharata (Penguin Modern Classics) - download pdf or read online

By R. K. Narayan

ISBN-10: 817094001X

ISBN-13: 9788170940012

ISBN-10: 8170940079

ISBN-13: 9788170940074

The Mahabharata is a few 3,500 years previous and is the longest poem in any language. it really is one of many founding epics of Indian tradition and, with its mix of cosmic drama and profound philosophy (one small part kinds the BHAGHAVAD GITA) it holds aunique position in global literature. during this significantly shortened prose rendering, Narayan makes use of all his amazing abilities to express to a contemporary reader why this can be this sort of nice tale. packed with vibrant characters, captivated with the increase and fall of gods, empires and heroes, Narayan's MAHABHARATA is an vastly stress-free adventure and the suitable advent to the differently bewildering Indian cosmology.

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Download e-book for iPad: Diversion by George Murray

By George Murray

ISBN-10: 1770412484

ISBN-13: 9781770412484

the place so much poetry seeks contemplative quiet, as in Wordsworth's "emotion recollected in tranquility," Diversion asks: What occurs to poetry if one stops attempting to block the incoming cacophony and as an alternative embraces the a number of streams of knowledge that bombard the modern suggestion technique? the result's alternately darkish and hilarious, straddling the road among aphorism and poetry and growing an atmospheric narrative via connections that shape among likely unassociated lines.

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Download PDF by David Ritter: Memories 2 Keep: Poems and Stories to Warm the Heart (The

By David Ritter

ISBN-10: 1545091072

ISBN-13: 9781545091074

Everyone's trip via lifestyles will take them down various paths. yet all of us event pleasure and heartbreak and struggles of religion alongside the way in which.

In this booklet, the second one of an ongoing sequence, the writer has penned poems and brief tales that everyone can relate to...writings that might make you chuckle, cry, grieve, have a good time – and every little thing in among. “Memories 2 maintain” could be a valuable addition to anyone’s own library.

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