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by Terry Ehret
Poetry. Selected for publication in the National Poetry Series by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Carolyn Kizer, Terry Ehret's first book explores her sense of estrangement from needs and desires, and often from her own body as she struggles for identity and definition and the continual recreation of self in intimacy, in motherhood, and in language. She comes into language as ...more
Paperback, 80 pages
Published June 1st 2000 by Copper Canyon Press
(first published 1993)
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This is a collection of poems and some experimental prose poems. The experimental quality didn't really work for me, although maybe it would work well for others. There was some good stuff and other stuff that just didn't move me. Maybe 2 and a half stars.
TERRY EHRET has published several collections of poetry including Suspensions, Lost Body, and Translations from the Human Language. Literary awards include the National Poetry Series, California Book Award, Pablo Neruda Poetry Prize, and four Pushcart nominations. Lucky Break, her most recent publication, has been nominated for the Independent Book Sellers Award and the Northern California Book Re ...moreMore about Terry Ehret...