Download Captivity by Laurie Sheck PDF

By Laurie Sheck

The “exquisite and haunting” (Booklist) selection of poems equipped round the language and mystique of yankee captivity narratives within which Sheck enters the bright lifestyles we are living within our personal minds and selves, and takes us into the mysterious underside of attention and selfhood.

From the exchange Paperback edition.

Show description

Read Online or Download Captivity PDF

Best contemporary poetry books

Toward the Torah, Soaring: Poems of the Renascence of Faith

Towards the Torah, hovering achieves its goal in grand sort. it's a fresh mixture of old and glossy Jewish imagery that strikes comfortably among worlds. . . . it's the passionate checklist of a Jew who discovers his Jewish soul and can't carry again his enthusiasm.

Pieces of Wine: Poetic Spillage

This is often the 9th quantity of poetry via Paul F. Lenzi. An eclectic compilation of one-hundred-fifty unique poems that stopover at many of the precincts of our human event. primarily a loose verse trip with occasional facet journeys into haiku. those poems are provocative, trendy and simply digestible.

Circus Days and Nights

Jack Kerouac referred to as Robert Lax “one of the good unique voices of our times…a Pilgrim looking for appealing innocence, writing lovingly, discovering it, easily, in his personal approach. ”Though many carry him to be one of many maximum American poets of this century, Lax has maintained a low profile, residing and writing in seclusion at the Greek island of Patmos.

Whiskey Words & a Shovel III: 3

R. h. Sin’s ultimate quantity within the Whiskey, phrases, and a Shovel sequence expands at the ardour and energy of his first installments. His stanzas encourage energy throughout the uncooked, emotional power and the vulnerability of his poems. Relationships, love, soreness, and fortitude are powerfully rendered in his poetry, and his message of perseverance within the face of emotional turmoil cuts to the guts of modern day lifestyles.

Additional resources for Captivity

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.19 of 5 – based on 41 votes

admin