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Pablo Neruda
Pablo Neruda was born Neftalí Ricardo Reyes Basoalto in Parral , Chile, in 1904. He served as consul in Burma and held diplomatic posts in various East Asian and European...
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Particles
Drawing upon eight previous collections and including a book-length selection of new poems, this retrospective tunes its ears and eyes to the natural world and a provenance that includes the...
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Hard Child
Natalie Shapero's Hard Child is a necessary companion for a world filled with ambiguity. Possessing rapid-fire comedic timing. Shapero touches on subjects such as religion, perpetual war,...
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Dean Rader
Dean Rader was raised in western Oklahoma. He earned a BA at Baylor University and an MA and a PhD in comparative literature at SUNY-Binghamton. His work engages themes of identity and...
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The Essential W.S. Merwin
Essential  means this selection from W.S. Merwin’s vast oeuvre represents the poems readers cherish — today, tomorrow,  and  in 100 years. This deeply...
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Self-Portrait as Wikipedia Entry
In Dean Rader's second full-length collection, Self-Portrait as Wikipedia Entry, the poet considers the malleable identities of self and society -- simultaneously sculpted...
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Early Hour
A book-length sequence inspired by the Nazi-persecuted German Expressionist painter Karl Hofer’s work, McGriff’s third collection meditates on eros, cosmology, independence, provenance,...
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Barbie Chang
In  Barbie Chang ,  Victoria Chang explores racial prejudice, sexual privilege, and the disillusionment of love through a reimagining of Barbie – perfect in the cultural...
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Collected Songs of Cold Mountain, The

by Bill Porter (aka Red Pine)

My mind is like the autumn moon
clear and bright in a pool of jade
nothing can compare
what more can I say?

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