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Susan Blackwell Ramsey's A Mind Like This (Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Poetry) PDF

By Susan Blackwell Ramsey

ISBN-10: 0803243383

ISBN-13: 9780803243385

Winner of the Prairie Schooner booklet Prize in Poetry, Susan Blackwell Ramsey’s A brain Like This is a piece of humor and wit, all at once pleasant and whole of surprises because it displays at the oddness of way of life, the wildlife, literary background, pop culture, and extra. every thing is reasonable video game for Ramsey, who reveals poetry in love and illness and lifestyles, after all, but in addition in knitting and unreliable bladders and the unusual identify of Kalamazoo. Neruda makes an visual appeal, as do Eric Clapton and Brahms, Leonard and Virginia Woolf, and Jimmy Stewart.
 
Whether gazing the pickled heads of Peter the Great’s offenders, thinking about “How to Seduce Henry David Thoreau,” turning into the insecure voice of Kalamazoo, or wondering the intricacies of the  brain that blocks a pricey friend’s birthday whereas keeping the identify of Emily Dickinson’s puppy in perpetuity, Ramsey’s assortment is sensible and humorous, allusive and deeply felt.
 

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