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Scattered Chapters: New & Selected Poems

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“[Baron] Wormser is a beautiful writer of the meditative-narrative poem in the compassionate and lucid style of Frost, Hayden Carruth, and Donald Hall. Like those writers, his poems dignify rural lives, but also explore the national soul with particularly American integrity and frankness. Conversational, civilizing, thoughtful, and often funny, too, there are many extraord ...more
Paperback, 120 pages
Published May 1st 2008 by Sarabande Books
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Chuck
Mar 05, 2009 rated it it was amazing
One of the best narrative poets in the country. This Selected compliation has heat on nearly every page. Wormser's poems have humor and wit, never at the expense of seriousness. A must read when so many poets doubt the nature of story.
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