Never the Whole Story

By: Skeen, Anita

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Epiphanic and rich with striking imagery, Anita Skeen's new collection of poetry documents the fragmentary nature of life and celebrates the desire to make a meaningful narrative from momentary experience. In "Never the Whole Story," the past is never past, and the present comes filled with the miracle of small gestures -- singular moments that have the power to transport the mind from one geographic place to the next, one emotional world to another. Memory is incomplete, events unfold from multiple perspectives, and secrets unspool from the ordinary. Following in the tradition of James Wright, Maxine Kumin, Mary Oliver, Jane Kenyon, Robert Hass, and other writers whose work is grounded in the detail of ordinary life, "Never the Whole Story "will be a welcome addition to the libraries of those who turn to literature to find deeper connections between their own lives and the natural world.

Title: Never the Whole Story

Author Name: Skeen, Anita

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Michigan State University Press:

ISBN Number: 1611860032

ISBN Number 13: 9781611860030

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: Z1611860032Z2

Description: 1611860032 Crisp, clean, unread paperback with light shelfwear to the covers and a publisher's mark to one edge - Nice!