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James Wright
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This Journey

4.25 of 5 stars 4.25  ·  rating details  ·  24 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Paperback, 91 pages
Published March 12th 1982 by Vintage
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Wright's last collection, published posthumously. So much sad, dark beauty in this voice. I love the Ohio ones particularly "The Turtle Overnight," ""The Sumac in Ohio." ALso, "A True Voice," and "Coming Home to Maui."
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Great Collection, Among my favorites are "Among Sunflowers," "Camomilla," "Butterfly Fish," and "The Turtle Overnight." His pastoral observations are second to none, a modern Whitman.
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On December 13, 1927, James Arlington Wright was born in Martins Ferry, Ohio. His father worked for fifty years at a glass factory, and his mother left school at fourteen to work in a laundry; neither attended school beyond the eighth grade. While in high school in 1943 Wrig
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