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Start with the Trouble: Poems

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In his second collection of poems, Daniel Donaghy uses the power of poetry to connect the Kensington section of Philadelphia he knew as a boy––a place replete with crime, poverty, fractured families, and various other kinds of darkness––to upstate New York’s woods, rural Connecticut’s town greens and small churches, Vancouver’s back alleys, the killing ground of the 1864 S ...more
Paperback, 80 pages
Published September 1st 2009 by University of Arkansas Press (first published 2009)
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Aug 16, 2010 rated it it was amazing
This is a really great poetry collection. A friend recommended this book to me and I'm glad she did. I usually don't like poems, but I loved these. Beautiful poems about family and compelling, tough poems about growing up in Philly. Highly recommended.
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