Body of the World

Sam Taylor

A book of contemporary spirituality that confronts suffering and attempts to reconcile it with a unitary vision of the divine, Body of the World explores the perennial themes of mysticism—of the world as the self—in a variety of new contexts.

ISBN: 9781931337267

Format: Paperback

About the Author

Sam Taylor is the author of three books of poems, Body of the World (Ausable/Copper Canyon), Nude Descending an Empire (Pitt Poetry Series), and The Book of Fools: An Essay in Memoir and Verse (Negative Capability Press). His poems—ranging in theme from mysticism to social justice, and from the ecological to the erotic—have appeared in such publications as The Kenyon Review, AGNI, and The New Republic. For several years, he lived as a wilderness caretaker in the San Juan Mountains …

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