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D.A. Powell

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D. A. Powell is the author of Tea, Lunch, Cocktails, Chronic and Useless Landscape, or A Guide for Boys, which received the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry in 2013.

Repast, Powell's latest, collects his three early books in a handsome volume introduced by novelist David Leavitt.

A recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, Powell lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Cocktails

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Chronic

4.31 avg rating — 418 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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Useless Landscape, or A Gui...

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Tea

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Lunch

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“[Here's where you imagine the rest.]”
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“Death is not ambiguous.”
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“but you were never in my shoes, chinaberry/ nor I in yours”
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“To see a World in a Grain of Sand
And a Heaven in a Wild Flower,
Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand
And Eternity in an hour.”
William Blake, Auguries of Innocence

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message 5: by Ryan

Ryan Santle Hi!

Thanks for the add! Looking forward to try your books! :D


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Ellen Maze Hello, D.A.!
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Ellen


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Evan Great to meet you, D.A.

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