WHERE'S THE BLACK FOR POETRY BOOKS ANYWAY...?
It's cold up on the mountain. And, unfortunately, moi internet freezes below 40 degrees which limits blogging et al. So things are slow and sluggish, e-wise. Putting Moi in a grumpy mood. So in such mood, to celebrate the season, here's a shopping list--hah! Or, my always too-paltry recently bought list of poetry books:
THE SINGERS & THE NOTES by Logan Ryan Smith, to celebrate the new & hottest poetry collective in town: BETTER HOMES THROUGH POEMS! That's right! Improve your home decor with a poetry book or two's!
LIVING UNDER PLASTIC by Evelyn Lau
VIEW WITH A GRAIN OF SAND: SELECTED POEMS by Wislawa Szymborska
THE DANCE MOST OF ALL by Jack Gilbert
SHARKS IN THE RIVERS by Ada Limon
NATIVE GUARD by Natasha Trethewey
SONATA MULATTICA by Rita Dove
RIPRAP AND COLD MOUNTAIN POEMS by Gary Snyder
STAGE PRESENCE: CONVERSATIONS WITH FILIPINO AMERICAN PERFORMING ARTISTS edited by Theodore S. Gonzalves
FLUX, CLOTH & FROTH, Vol. 1 (text) by John Bloomberg-Rissman
FLUX, CLOTH & FROTH, Vol. 2 (notes to poems) by John Bloomberg-Rissman
BOUGH BREAKS by Tamiko Beyer