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My Life On Little River

My Life On Little River Advance Praise Weaving poems from the filaments and fabric of her life family friends lovers community and on the magical banks of Little River poet Phibby Venable presents herself in this new col

  • Title: My Life On Little River
  • Author: Phibby Venable
  • ISBN: 9780976424482
  • Page: 271
  • Format: Paperback
  • Advance Praise Weaving poems from the filaments and fabric of her life family, friends, lovers, community, and on the magical banks of Little River poet Phibby Venable presents herself in this new collection as a woman of her time and place, yet beyond them These are poems of great presence, with an easy mixture of foreboding and innocence in them I mean to pick theAdvance Praise Weaving poems from the filaments and fabric of her life family, friends, lovers, community, and on the magical banks of Little River poet Phibby Venable presents herself in this new collection as a woman of her time and place, yet beyond them These are poems of great presence, with an easy mixture of foreboding and innocence in them I mean to pick the sweet mint that grows wild on the hill beside the railroad tracks, but I hear voices and squat, narrowed into myself, and listening to the people under the trestle, she writes in Wrecks That Are Human Sometimes the challenges of the world might threaten to overwhelm But despite them, Venable maintains that she will yet find, as in the poem Broken Shores, her reflection humming love songs to sweet bloodroots and irises, flexing my feet in soft earth,gone native George WallaceWriter In Residence, Walt Whitman BirthplaceIn this rich collection, Phibby Venable s wide ranging imagination, coupled with her delicate sensibility, invite us to see and feel like through the prism of ever changing metaphor, ever changing response to the beauty and melancholy of life The title poem, the first in this lovely and thoroughly enjoyable collection, pulls us into her finely painted world, where the leavesrode your blue back in heady speeds and the snow touched you in feathers of canishing A dark poem, like Blackboard Baby suggests quiet grief I have nothing but stars to write with ,,, they make a sound that is silent a dead quiet screech of dark words Her voice is never loud, but modulated Poems like Letters to a Plowed Field evidence her deep love of and respect for our natural environment, I lean too heavily on the earth, but I believe in her like a mother This love, and this respect are given equally to the people and small towns of her Appalachian surroundings Phibby Venable enters into sisterhood with all that surrounds her, whether a jarred firefly struggling to be free, Firefly or a neglected child Natalie s Cocoon This is a book to read and re read, to savor the better its gentle wildness.Janet Butler

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