Every Strange Meridian (Paperback)

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Poetry. "Intensely lyric, often surreal, the poems in EVERY STRANGE MERIDIAN cast a spell that is at once dangerous and beautiful. There is abundant intelligence at work here, in Romanowski's inventive syntactical strategies ('Touch eyelids: our room'; 'News of aria, done/to me'), startling imagery ('Centaurs find the night, a strewn hair'), and line breaks that swerve meaning ('I resemble the head that wears/a statue's crown...'). Like a fine night mist, these poems reveal and conceal simultaneously, build mystery both suspenseful and engaging, and return us to a primal state of love and longing. EVERY STRANGE MERIDIAN is that rare thing: a book of poems in a new language, one that will, I'm convinced, prove indelible" Joan Houlihan.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781609640293
ISBN-10: 1609640292
Publisher: Blazevox Books
Publication Date: November 1st, 2010
Pages: 78
Language: English