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Written in the space between worlds - Self and Other, East and West, lyric and narrative, human and divine - the poems in Misterios do not aspire to resolution, but instead reach towards the peaceful luminosity that is the dwelling place of mystery itself.

Again and again, in these careful utterances, the contraries of existence are recognized, loved, inquired into, and aba
Paperback, Philippine Writers Series, 211 pages
Published 2005 by the University of the Philippines Press
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J. Neil C. Garcia finished his BA Journalism (magna cum laude) in the University of Santo Tomas in 1990. He is currently teaching creative writing and comparative literature at the University of the Philippines , Diliman, where he also serves as an associate for poetry in the Institute of Creative Writing . He is the author of numerous poetry collections and works in literary and cultural criticis ...more

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