A third collection from a poet whose "beautiful sentences weave the miraculous and mundane into a single, luminous tapestry" ( The Atlanta Journal-Constitution ) Barbara has won acclaim for fluid and graceful poems that touch on the small occurrences and mysteries of daily life in the hopes of finding the secret meaning beneath them. Both intimate and wide ranging, her work is unafraid of big subjects and big feelings, and sometimes comedic. Her third collection, The Last Skin , extends and develops these qualities, ...

The Last Skin 2010, Penguin Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780143116974

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