By Marilyn Singer
Contributor note: Illustrated via Meilo So
Publish yr note: First released in 2002
This provocative number of poems levels from such lofty matters as an astronaut’s view of Earth to the burrows of worms and little creatures in the earth, “where i attempt to tread softly: a quiet massive leaving purely footprints at the roof.”
Marilyn Singer’s lilting loose verse bargains visible photos that supply us clean new insights and admire for the effective strength of volcanoes, fens, islands, deserts, dunes, and average failures. Singer’s simply available poems additionally contain the various lighter moments of formative years, similar to sliding on ice and enjoying in dust. Meilo So’s targeted india ink drawings on rice paper offer a particularly good-looking show off for those buoyant nature poems.
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