Once in the West (e-bok)
Format
E-bok
Filformat
EPUB med Adobe-kryptering
Om Adobe-kryptering
Nedladdning
Kan laddas ned under 24 månader, dock max 3 gånger.
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
128
Utgivningsdatum
2014-09-09
Förlag
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN
9780374713546
Once in the West (e-bok)

Once in the West (e-bok)

Poems

E-bok (EPUB - DRM), Engelska, 2014-09-09
109
Laddas ned direkt
Läs i vår app för iPhone, iPad och Android
One of The New York Times' 10 Favorite Poetry Books of 2014National Book Critics Circle Award FinalistA searing new collection from one of our country's most important poetsMemories merciesmostly aren'tbut there wereI swear daysveined with grace-from "e;Memory's Mercies"e;Once in the West, Christian Wiman's fourth collection, is as intense and intimate as poetry gets-from the "e;suffering of primal silence"e; that it plumbs to the "e;rockshriek of joy"e; that it achieves and enables. Readers of Wiman's earlier books will recognize the sharp characterizations and humor-"e;From her I learned the earthworm's exemplary open-mindedness, / its engine of discriminate shit"e;-as well as his particular brand of reverent rage: "e;Lord if I implore you please just please leave me alone / is that a prayer that's every instant answered?"e; But there is something new here, too: moving love poems to his wife, tender glimpses of his children, and, amid the onslaughts of illness and fear and failures, "e;a trace / of peace."e;
Visa hela texten

Kundrecensioner

Har du läst boken? Sätt ditt betyg »

Fler böcker av Christian Wiman