A.E. Stallings Olives PDF

A.E. Stallings Olives PDF

Olives

A E Stallings has established herself as one of the best American poets of her generation In addition to a lively dialogue with both the contemporary and ancient culture of her adopted homeland, Greece, this new collection features poems that, in her inimitable voice, address the joys and anxieties of marriage and motherhood This collection builds on previous accomplis A E Stallings has established herself as one of the best American poets of her generation In addition to a lively dialogue with both the contemporary and ancient culture of her adopted homeland, Greece, this new collection features poems that, in her inimitable voice, address the joys and anxieties of marriage and motherhood This collection builds on previous accomplishments with some longer poems and sequences of greater philosophical scope, such as On Visiting a Borrowed Country House in Arcadia Stallings possesses the rare ability to craft precise poems that pulsate with deeply felt emotion Like the olives of the title, the book embraces the bitter but savory fruits of the ancient tree, and the tears and sweetness we harvest in our temporary lives These poems show Stallings in complete command of her talent, able to suggest the world in a word

Title : Olives
Author :  A.E. Stallings
Language : English
Isbn : 0810152266
Format : Paperback
Pages : 70 pages

Rating: 4.3

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