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4.42  ·  Rating details ·  67 ratings  ·  7 reviews
“...Legaspi, like William Carlos Williams, can find poetry anywhere. And like his mentor Pablo Neruda he seems able to locate the mysterious and the magical in the most common and overlooked objects. It is difficult to overestimate the daring and resourcefulness required to complete successfully this astonishingly original book. I believe this collection of poetry, so rich ...more
Paperback, 108 pages
Published October 31st 2007 by CavanKerry Press (first published September 1st 2007)
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Stephen
Apr 23, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Wow, I am breathless after reading this book.

Stunning.
January O'Neil
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Did I mention that this is my second favorite collection?
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Beautiful. Wonderful.
Mendi
Got the book on Friday and heard him read from it. Beautiful, beautiful work!
Barbara
Aug 23, 2007 marked it as poetry
My write-up at the Hyphen magazine blog:

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Michael Caylo-Baradi
I'm entangled in the lyricism of fleshed out flesh. I see naked bodies here. Wow. ...more
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Mar 13, 2017 rated it really liked it
Pulsing with intense sensual imagery, this collection is fierce & memorable. As a city gal, the country scenes invoking bat hunting and a sow tied to a post to mate with a pig were shiver-inducing. The intense love for family coupled with a dramatic locating of space & setting were wonderful aspects of this poetry.
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