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Poetry. Vivid, propulsive, and compelling, Ellen Dore Watson's THIS SHARPENING maps with unflinching attention the unraveling of a marriage and the persistence of longing, the pain of loss and the persistence of pleasure in motherhood, and the stuff of everyday life--whether indulging fantasies of revenge, reveling in a child's kisses, or deconstructing a first date in 25Poetry. Vivid, propulsive, and compelling, Ellen Dore Watson's THIS SHARPENING maps with unflinching attention the unraveling of a marriage and the persistence of longing, the pain of loss and the persistence of pleasure in motherhood, and the stuff of everyday life--whether indulging fantasies of revenge, reveling in a child's kisses, or deconstructing a first date in 25 years. "Ellen Watson is an eloquent, passionate poet; tender, wildly inventive, with the wonder of childhood and a grown woman's comic sense. Watson's poetry is the real thing"--Robert Pinsky. "I am stupid with awe of Ellen Dore Watson. Reading her work does that to you, makes you a little drunk on the world, a little tipsy and stumble-tongued"--Claiborne Smith."...

Title : This Sharpening
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ISBN : 9781932195439
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 85 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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This Sharpening Reviews

  • Matt
    2018-12-07 09:48

    A few good ones, a lot of over-inflation and more obvious than one might think. Like anemic Sharon Olds or elliptical Robert Pinsky, it's aiming for the bone but only gets in a few flesh wounds.