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paperback, 31 pages
Published 2008 by Pudding House
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Carrie
Apr 22, 2008 Carrie rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Everyone
Recommended to Carrie by: Denis Taillefer
I just received my copy of this gorgeous new chapbook, Every Burning Thing, by Beverly A. Jackson, produced by Puddinghouse. My first impulse was to find someone to show it to. I have always been a fan of the chapbook as a way to sample poetry – just the right size and not too many poems to be overwhelming. This one is beautifully presented with one of her own art works on the cover and 24 poems deliciously sandwiched between black endpapers.

Reading Bev's poetry is always inspiring, but I was de
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Debbie
Apr 03, 2008 Debbie rated it it was amazing
A gorgeous collection of poetry. Read it very slowly. Lovely writing!
Michelle
Aug 10, 2008 Michelle rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Lovers of good poetry everywhere
Recommended to Michelle by: The author!
A spectacular group of poems -- a deeply moving collection.
Avital
May 07, 2008 Avital rated it it was amazing
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"A sturdy man with curly hair and teeth like dice
Unfulrls his line and waves at me. I lift my hand and marry
him."
(From Fish Tale)

Delightful poetry!
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Wow. I read this collection at least three times. Highly, highly recommended.
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Beverly A. Jackson is a novelist, poet, editor and abstract artist living in Naples, Florida. She was the founder and former Editor in Chief of Lit Pot Press, Inc, the ezine Literary Potpourri (Lit Pot) and the literary journal Ink Pot until 2006. Her poetry & fiction have appeared in over 80 venues including Rattle, Zoetrope All- Story Extra, Absinthe Review, Night Train, GUD, FRiGG,, The Mel ...more
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