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Visible Signs: New and Selected Poems
A poem by Lawrence Raab is a carefully chosen and precisely rendered moment—a poised and elegant meditation on the nature of memory. This new collection includes a selection from each of Raab's five previous books of poetry, as well as twenty-one new poems. Readers will delight in their wide-ranging subjects, from "Miles Davis on Art" to "Saint Augustine's Dog," from the i ...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published March 25th 2003 by Penguin Books
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Writer's Almanac introduced me to the poetry of Lawrence Raab. I enjoyed his poem "Why It Often Rains in the Movies" so much I decided I wanted to own one of his books. I am adding him to my list of favorite poets along with Billy Collins, Linda Pastan, George Bilgere...