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Portrait of a Woman Brushing Her Hair and Other Poems

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A small collection of poems relating to travels to Venice, Florence, Santorini, and Crete. Inspired by the scenes and the history of these locations, these poems find the mythological and the everyday.
ebook, 11 pages
Published June 1st 2008 (first published 2007)
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"Portrait of a Woman Brushing Her Hair and Other Poems" takes place in the eastern Mediterranean, and its environment engages the poet's five senses. Physical impressions of the region are the play of light, the flowing water, the layers of age, the "peopled beaches", the unending nightlife, and the ubiquitous reminder of spirituality in the blue-topped churches and the Christian millennium. The description of the present melds with the Greek past that is found in the absent remains of Roman bur ...more
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Patrick’s poems have appeared in many journals and websites, including The Furnace Review, Tipton Poetry Journal, Smartish Pace, The Connecticut Review, Astropoetica, and The Evansville Review, among others.

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