In this first major collection in nearly a decade from a revered American poet, William Pitt Root concerns himself with those extremes--spiritual, physical, or both--at which social and cultural forms disintegrate, leaving the individual as an unshielded witness to transitioning miracles that induce a state of awe that cannot be diminished, diverted, or ignored. In poem after poem, Root compels the reader to discover that these key moments require the heart to open and the mind to still in order to fully accept whatever ...

Strange Angels 2013, Wings Press (TX), San Antonio, TX

ISBN-13: 9781609403195

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