In this remarkable debut book of poems, winner of the Native Writers First Book Award, Suzanne S. Rancourt, presents her experience as a mixed-raced person seeking understanding through relationship with the natural world and dominant culture. Her family portraits are reminiscent of E. A. Robinson; her sensuous nature poems are imbued with love of earth as a "blessing." Dance my legs are explosions expressions of lustful wind i converse through cracks in the walls slipping in my true intention like a snow drift on the ...

Billboard in the Clouds 2004, Curbstone Press

ISBN-13: 9781931896085

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