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Tangle : Poems (Paperback) (Pauletta Hansel)

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Poetry. "TANGLE is made of poems that ache and grieve, desire and remember, the space between words and the hand. They capture the body's grace and the tumor backlit on a screen. They are waking and dreams, a jagged tear across our sleep. They are winter and a woman's last menses. They are a daughter's final summer at home, her mouth already remembering the tomato's ripeness. Pauletta Hansel's poems are also mystery we can taste here and now. Smoke from a father's cigarette. Packed-dirt yards. Oranges and cloves. Who we are, Hansel tell us, 'is hatched from who we were / this film of self now covering / who we will be.' These are poems to mend us."—Karen Salyer McElmurry, author ofSurrendered Child and Motel of the Stars
Number of Pages: 106
Genre: Poetry
Sub-Genre: American / General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Small Pr Distribution
Author: Pauletta Hansel
Language: English
Street Date: September 7, 2015
TCIN: 50573337
UPC: 9781939929419
Item Number (DPCI): 248-08-5248
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