The Falling Down Dance

Product Number: EB00646112
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781566894272
Publisher: Coffee House Press
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Description

Martin's lines are a brief as breath, and cloister us at home, in winter, where the tiny everyday ministrations of love and parenthood are magnified and abundant with meaning. I wanted to tell you something About the shipwreck Of fatherhood, of motherhood, the coarse Sugar leaving us Shook. Soft wreck of the baby Greeting each kiss With an open And drooling mouth, reflex We don't understand Heart-blip stuck Tipping my finger On the keys, speeding Memory of yesterday out The window I'm Pushing barely open Chris Martin is the author of American Music (Copper Canyon, 2007) and Becoming Weather (Coffee House Press, 2011).

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Author(s): Chris Martin
Genre: Poetry, Romance
Original Publish Date: Nov 02, 2015

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