Living on Fire: A Collection of Poems #2020

Living on Fire: A Collection of Poems By Virginia Adair Living on Fire A Collection of Poems Returning to the range structure and lyric quality of the national bestseller Ants on the Melon Virginia Hamilton Adair s new collection of poetry Living on Fire establishes firmly than ever this
  • Title: Living on Fire: A Collection of Poems
  • Author: Virginia Adair
  • ISBN: 9780375502897
  • Page: 124
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Living on Fire: A Collection of Poems By Virginia Adair Returning to the range, structure, and lyric quality of the national bestseller Ants on the Melon, Virginia Hamilton Adair s new collection of poetry, Living on Fire, establishes firmly than ever this writer s literary eminence In clear, memorable poems about love in its many variations, about music, about the American desert, about mortality, and about her own blinReturning to the range, structure, and lyric quality of the national bestseller Ants on the Melon, Virginia Hamilton Adair s new collection of poetry, Living on Fire, establishes firmly than ever this writer s literary eminence In clear, memorable poems about love in its many variations, about music, about the American desert, about mortality, and about her own blindness the poet speaks to her readers with a directness distinctly American, and with feeling enhanced and deepened by technical rigor Of young love she writes, Their arms bound them together like timbers for a raft and they rocked a little, as if on water Of her blindness Blind to abundance when I was not blind, I breathe one rose and hold it in my mind Of the Mojave she recalls long purple robes trailing down the arroyos As the sky dims into dusk All the poems in Living on Fire create their own small worlds During a long ago trip down the Mississippi, the author recalls, Sometimes our waterways became narrow and dim, dark mirrors under live oak branches hung with Spanish moss and snakes A new love affair brings this nighttime madness in the backseat of a roadster Later, she remarks with almost as much wonder as sadness, Sightless, I have become a stranger to my own person Together, these poems articulate a sensibility at once distinctive and universal Virginia Hamilton Adair has taken the specificities of her own sometimes joyous, sometimes tragic life and transformed them into powerful celebrations and elegies whose beauty and profundity will affect everyone who reads them Even in the midst of despair, this is a poetwhose work, in its sustained passion, indeed lives on fire.From the Hardcover edition.
    Living on Fire: A Collection of Poems By Virginia Adair
    • BEST E-Book "↠ Living on Fire: A Collection of Poems" || UNLIMITED (E-Book) ☆
      Virginia Adair

    About "Virginia Adair"

    1. Virginia Adair

      Virginia Adair Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Living on Fire: A Collection of Poems book, this is one of the most wanted Virginia Adair author readers around the world.

    118 thoughts on “Living on Fire: A Collection of Poems”



    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *