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Night Mowing

Night Mowing (Paperback)

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The poems in "Night Mowing" find their influence in the natural and the erotic; the biblical and the classical; the aesthetic and the spiritual. The landscape exists as both an ecstatic source of inspiration and as an endangered garden, and the narrator of these poems moves through that landscape in admiration and anguish; trying to preserve his joyful innocence while fully aware of the transience of all that he sees. Each poem in its specifics, whether focusing on a lover, a mountain, a dog, or a critic, wrestles with the universal and sacred, revealing the instinct of the poems to move toward purity and deep feeling even in dark times.

Fiction & PoetryPoetryPoetry by individual poets Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press Publication Date: 28/09/2005 ISBN-13: 9780822958949  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Chard deNiord is associate professor of English at Providence College and director of the New England College MFA program. He is the author of five books of poetry, including Asleep in the Fire and Sharp Golden Thorn.

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