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Sørina Higgins has been hailed as a passionate pilgrim and crafty poet with “a composer’s ear and a painter’s eye.” This is her first chapbook collection of poetry. David Huddle, author of Grayscale and Summer Lake, notes that “we shouldn’t be surprised when her lines catch us up and transport us into a state of wonder.” Award-winning poet Barbara Crooker, author of Radian ...more
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Published August 2008 by Finishing Line Press
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J.Aleksandr Wootton
Feb 10, 2014 rated it really liked it
Though there a few early poems I'd have culled, this collection gets better and better as it goes on. The overall feel of the poetry is distinctly Irish, adorned with nature-images (both gardened and wild) as well as myth, though less social, more introspective.

If you like poetry and being out-of-doors, and especially both if possible, this collection is for you.



**Disclaimer: I was given a free copy of this book by the author in exchange for my honest review.**
Sørina
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Sørina Higgins is the Chair of the Department of Language and Literature at Signum University and a Ph.D. candidate, Teacher of Record, and Presidential Scholar at Baylor University. Her interests include British Modernism, the works of the Inklings, Arthuriana, and magic. She serves as Convener of the Modern/Contemporary Research Seminar at Baylor. Sørina earned her M.A. from Middlebury College’s ...more