By Helen Humphreys
Physical and fiercely lyric, Helen Humphreys' Anthem is a litany of wish. A music of poverty and of hope, of the achieve ahead and the relentless backward look. With stark pictures and sophisticated, tensile power, her poems contact that infrequent period among presence and shortage, echo and resolution, among wall and window and sky -- that hole during which we are living, the gap phrases make.
Read or Download Anthem PDF
Similar women's poetry books
Jack Kerouac immortalized her in his novel enormous Sur. A pupil of Zen, she frolicked with Gary Snyder and Allen Ginsberg and used to be a speaker at San Francisco’s Human Be-In. yet Lenore Kandel was once no muse or hanger-on; she used to be an excellent lyric poet, usually unabashedly erotic, and that’s the place her legacy lies.
Burning of the 3 Fires exhibits Jeanne Marie Beaumont utilizing her attribute number of suggestions: dramatic monologues, lists, prose poems, item poems, and ekphrasis, to which she provides biography, elegy, and rites. This ebook takes a multifaceted examine womanhood: there are dolls, historical and sleek girlhoods, mythic retellings of characters from Goldilocks to the Bride of Frankenstein, emotionally charged household trinkets, or even a talk with Sylvia Plath carried out through a Magic 8- Ball.
'You can't burn awayWhat has constantly been aflame'WILD EMBERS explores the fireplace that lies inside of each soul, weaving phrases round rules of feeling at domestic on your personal pores and skin, permitting your self to heal and studying to embody your distinctiveness with love from the universe. that includes rewritten fairytale heroines, goddess knowledge and poetry that burns with revolution, this assortment is an explosion of femininity, empowerment and private progress.
The ladies you could have visible play at the present time, we're greater than soccer avid gamers, greater than athletes and sportspeople of the very maximum measure. we're heroines or heroes - or notwithstanding you wanna say it – and we must always be taking our position on posters and systems and television stations, altering the way in which excellent is believed of, altering the way in which women might be cited.
- Namaste - Meine Seele grüßt deine Seele (German Edition)
- Word Explosion: A BLAST of Eclectic Poetry
- Original Voices: Homeless and Formerly Homeless Women's Writings
Additional info for Anthem
Anthem by Helen Humphreys