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In All Their Animal Brilliance: Poems

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If poems are "levers of transcendence," as Edward Hirsch argues, then "In All Their Animal Brilliance" offers a collection of pry bars, each designed to jar the reader loose from the mundane. Occasion is everywhere, whether it's a bloody thumb print in a library book, a tarantula climbing one's arm, a young father thawing his wife's milk in the microwave, or a boy who sits ...more
Paperback, 83 pages
Published by University of Tampa Press
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Amazing! I loved these poems. My favorite was "This World, Not The Next," but I had lots of favorites.
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