By Ron Padgett
Following Pulitzer Prize finalist Ron Padgett's 2013's Collected Poems (winner of the la instances booklet Prize and the William Carlos Williams Prize) Alone and never Alone bargains new poems that see the area in a transparent and beneficiant light.
From "The global of Us":
Don't pass round all day
thinking approximately life—
doing so will increase a barrier
between you and its instants.
You desire these instants
so you'll be in them,
and i would like you to be in them with me
for i feel the realm of us
and the mysterious barricades
that make it possible.
Read or Download Alone and Not Alone PDF
Similar contemporary poetry books
4th & Hill Is long gone eternally is a ebook of poetry written in a latest but in addition comprehensible variety, occasionally taking over the element of a narrative or ethical story. The poems are all derived from a time within the writer’s lifestyles that revolved round a undeniable place that the writer lived in years in the past. the subjects diversity from sensible occasions to fictional ones, together with landlords, jobs, vacation trips, love, demise and different issues in-between.
Within the floor of the Lit global, Shane Seely attracts on quite a lot of sources — from own reminiscence to biblical narrative — to discover the tales that we inform ourselves approximately ourselves, the ways that we make which means of our lives. Seely delves into the ways that kin and atmosphere form us.
Self-Portrait with a Swarm of Bees combines the poet's unerring intuition for the spectacular point of view on common gadgets or occasions with a mischievous get pleasure from the element of the absurd. Wagner is a vigilant, but playful, chronicler of the quotidian, his meticulous dealing with of picture and sound forging a cosmopolitan, virtually luminous palpability.
Prepared in 4 sections – Inception, Longing, Chaos, and Epiphany – K. Y. Robinson's debut poetry collection explores what it truly is to want in spite of trauma, disgrace, injustice, and mental ailment. it truly is one survivor's robust testimony, and a love letter "to those who lie awake burning. "
Extra resources for Alone and Not Alone
Alone and Not Alone by Ron Padgett