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Dear All,
Maggie Anderson

Four Way
2017 • 88 pp. 6 x 9"
Poetry / Poetry - Death, Grief, Loss / Poetry - LGBT

$15.95 Paperback, 978-1-935536-97-0

A poetic letter to the lost in the author’s life and to the lives of the larger world in these days of endless war

Dear All, is a book of moral urgency that eradicates the differences between private and public lives as it uncovers memory’s distortions and inaccuracies. Maggie Anderson negotiates the perceptions and self-deceptions we live with and, through both humor and surprise, finds a way to bear them.

Reviews / Endorsements

“… In the enchanted plainsong of these seasoned, measured poems, the ultimate intimacy of consciousness achieves a lucidity so deeply truthful that it becomes the mythic.”  —Eleanor Wilner

“…The vulnerability in these poems is real, but so is the hope.”—Maurice Manning

“…It is a darkly ravishing achievement.”—Lynn Emanuel

MAGGIE ANDERSON is professor emerita of Kent State University and has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Isabella Gardner Fellowship at the MacDowell Colony, and elsewhere, in addition to other awards. Maggie Anderson lives in Asheville, North Carolina.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:45:01 -0500