[PDF / EPUB] Tantivy Through close attention to nature's myriad syntheses and separations Donald Revell's sage lyric meditations seek and find proof of the otherworldly These poems are ripe with the ecstatic vision we com Through close attention to nature's myriad syntheses and separations Donald Revell's sage lyric meditations seek and find proof of the otherworldly These poems are ripe with the ecstatic vision we come to expect from Revell's workVictorians There is snow and there is snowA young woman daughter of the eminent physicianDisrobes at her window and starvationLike a pack of dogs with jeweled mouthsPauses a moment howls and the young womanRecites a poem to herself So long ago the words are lostEven as each remains a part of usChristmas meaning snow out of a broiling sunHumanity meaning numbersChildhood meaning children and railings and kissesNever kissed but carved into real trees Motherless goddamn modernity never grewHere we are again at ChristmasOn fire escapes without a fire in viewPoet translator and critic Donald Revell has authored ten previous collections of poetry Winner of the NEA Translation Award the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize and two time winner of the PEN Center USA Award in Poetry Revell has received fellowships from the NEA Ingram Merrill and Guggenheim memorial foundations He is poetry editor of Colorado Review.
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