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A work of powerful clarity and deceptive simplicity, The Ghost Trio carries Bierds to new levels of accomplishment. It is a book that demands to be read and read again, each new reading adding greater depth and dimension. Taken individually, each of these poems is extraordinary; taken together, their cumulative force astounds. Linda Bierds's true subject, here as in all ...more
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Published December 31st 1994 by Owl Publishing Company (first published September 1st 1994)
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Linda Louise Bierds (born 1945 Delaware) is an American poet and professor of English and creative writing at the University of Washington, where she also received her B.A. in 1969.

Her books include Flights of the Harvest Mare; The Stillness, the Dancing; Heart and Perimeter; and The Ghost Trio (Henry Holt 1994). Since 1984, her work has appeared regularly in The New Yorker. Her poems are featured
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