Life-Changing Poems Every Woman Should Read
The acclaimed poet and author of Orchidelirium
and The Last Usable Hour, Deborah Landau
the poems that can change how we
think—and see the world.
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Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000
BOA Editions Ltd.
spare, truthful lyrics, Lucille Clifton talks about the inhuman challenges of
her life: child abuse, bigotry, cancer. But Clifton survives all this adversity
to discover joy—and power—as well as how to "wake up
dancing." An essential book, filled with "the strength that opens us
— Deborah Landau