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Calm Jazz Sea

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The poems in Calm Jazz Sea>/i> reveal a world forever becoming and disappearing, watched over and handled gently by the compassionate intelligence of Mike Barnes. In the everyday and the ephemeral meals, drinks, weather, work, moments of solitude or connection he finds ways to engage the secret matter of humanity: what horrifies, astonishes, or comforts us. Like the ...more
Paperback, 87 pages
Published May 16th 1996 by Brick Books (first published 1996)
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Steven Buechler
Feb 06, 2014 rated it it was amazing
While there is a bit of quirkiness to his writing, there is a bit of seriousness to his writing. It is a great mix of ‘ha-ha’ and ‘hmm’ in these poems.

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