American Husband


Life is a mystery, a puzzle, -a house of inscrutable signals, - leaving us -often stranded in the middle of a feeling.- With exquisite manipulation of language, the poems in this collection seek to unravel the mystery and solve the puzzle by parsing everyday experiences--observing life while lying about on the couch, on the floor, in bed and out--and everyday relationships--between the self and the mother, the self and the father, the self and the lover, the self and the self, and the self and god. English, -the telephone ...

American Husband 2009, Ohio State University Press

ISBN-13: 9780814251591

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