Illustrating solitude, memory, and the consolations of art, this new volume of poetry explores a variety of concepts such as the pull of the natural world, the loss of a beloved parent, an inherited family garden, and the claims of the imagination. From a Bartok piano concerto and characters in Chekhov s "The" "Cherry Orchard" to celebrities such as Dolly Parton, the collection delves into these subjects and more with passionate detachment and surreal wit. A wide range of verse forms is utilized, including the villanelle, ...

The Hermit in Arcadia 2012, Exile Editions

ISBN-13: 9781550962161

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