Magdalene imagines the biblical figure of Mary Magdalene as a woman who embodies the spiritual and sensual, alive in a contemporary landscape--hailing a cab, raising a child, listening to news on the radio.
Bestselling poet r.h. Sin completes the trilogy with Whiskey Words & a Shovel III His raw voice delivers gritty, impassioned truths on matters of loving, living, and leaving in this final book in the series.
A new book, the first in over a decade, from acclaimed poet Jay Parini
The most intimate and eclectic poetry collection yet from bestselling author and online sensation Tyler Knott GregsonWith loyal fans around the world and across the internet, Tyler Knott Gregson is reinventing poetry for a new generation, using Instagram and Tumblr to reach readers where they are.
Called "the master of the poetic one-liner" by the New York Times, acclaimed poet and critic Lloyd Schwartz takes his characteristic tragicomic view of life to some unexpected and disturbing places in this, his fourth book of poetry.
"Budbill both informs and moves. He is, in short, a delight and a comfort." --Wendell Berry
"David Budbill is a no-nonsense, free-range sage." --Dana Jennings, The New York Times
"Looking at the reality closely, he sees parts move in a unison--sometimes graceless, sometimes ugly, always resolved in a human wholeness." --Donald Hall
A heartwarming collection of short verse celebrating our beloved pets and the wonder of life
A remarkable hybrid of translation, adaptation, and invention
Picture the east Aegean sea by night,
And on a beach aslant its shimmering
Upwards of 50,000 men
Asleep like spoons beside their lethal Fleet.
"Tell me, Muse, of the man of many turns, who was driven / far and wide after he had sacked the sacred city of Troy"