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Among the Goddesses: An Epic Libretto in Seven Dreams
by Annie Finch (Goodreads Author)
In two intertwined songs, a feminist epic poem and a dreamlike opera libretto, Among the Goddesses traces one woman’s harrowing mythological journey of discovery. Tutored by encounters with seven Goddesses, both frightening and nurturing, Marie/Lily is tested by loss, rape, and abortion as she finds her community and her spiritual strength. This magical book embodies the g ...more
Paperback, 88 pages
Published October 1st 2010 by Red Hen Press
(first published April 1st 2010)
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Annie Finch is an American poet, author, and performer who writes often about nature, female identity, and earth-centered spirituality, She has published more than twenty books including Spells: New and Selected Poems and the poetry-writing guide A Poet's Craft A Comprehensive Guide to Making and Sharing Your Poetry. Known for her deep knowledge of poetic music, Annie collaborates frequently on mu ...moreMore about Annie Finch...