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The Light Between (Made in Michigan Writers Series)

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In The Light Between, award-winning poet Terry Blackhawk probes beyond and through the painful dissolution of a long marriage to examine the complexities of love with bravery and delicacy. Mythical themes, elements of the natural world, and masculine/feminine polarities resonate throughout Blackhawk’s poems as she explores loss, the nature of relationships, and the integri...more
Paperback, 104 pages
Published February 15th 2012 by Wayne State University Press
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Teri
It is not often that I pick up a book of poems and find that I cannot put it down again until I've read every word...this was one of those times. Finely crafted with vivid imagery that truly draws the reader into the painful end to a long marriage. Beautiful!
Camille Chidsey
I liked the last three sections of the book more than the first one. There were a couple of great poems in the section about her marriage that I was impressed with. I can't remember any of the titles though. Oh well, so it goes.
Kelly Schmidt
I recently heard Terry read a few poems from this collection, and I would love to read more.
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