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Author Wagenaar, Mark, author.

Title The body distances (a hundred blackbirds rising) : poems / Mark Wagenaar.

Imprint Amherst and Boston : University of Massachusetts Press, [2016]

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Description 1 online resource
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; I. Andante; The Body Distances II (Still Life with Everything in the World); Goat Hour Gospel (Such Salvage); Midwest Blues Leave Me Shining; The Nameless City; The Big Secret; Processional; Migrations; A Geisha Looks Beyond (Self-Portrait in Brushstrokes); Insomnia: Triptych; Blue Arabesque; Speak, Again; Black Gondolas; October Sketch (Cirque du Nada); Riddle; A Cairn of Fine Bones: A Plea; II. Scherzo: Love Songs & Resurrections; Exit Plan; Thistle Envy (Sort of a Love Poem); Superman's Love Letter to Kryptonite; Three Mornings.
1. Aubade with French Horn2. Aubade with Three Dreams (Self-Portrait with Ghost Bride); 3. Aubade Macabre (Theme from Goethe); Midday Constellations; For Whom the Resurrection is the Full Moon Rising; Small Graces; III. Purgatorio; Purgatorio; Elegy I Pray is not an Elegy (The Wound); Noir Nocturne (Small Town Impromptu); That the Unified Field Theory Must Somehow Include Donald Trump's Hair; Abel, Almost Asleep in the Field; Questions after a Mass Grave is Found outside Srebrenica; The Oddsmaker (The Little Book of Fate); Last Sketch; Broken Sonnets: Elegy & Near-Elegies; Ghost Hour Gospel.
A Gospel of Hands & BreathIV. Finale; Cinders; A Brief Report on Cosmology, Fate & Human Frailty; A Midwest Suite:; 1. Midwest Nocturne (The Little Book of Our Leaving); 2. Shake & Bake Blues (Midwest Blues II); 3. A Phone Line to Seven Generations; 4. Midwest Impromptu (Midwest Blues III); Shoe Logic; Three Songs from the Book of Nocturnes:; I. Nocturne with Ghost Violin (Song that is no Song); II. Little Song; III. Nocturne with French Horn; Kyrie: Broken Sonnet with Coming Years; In Another Life / Marie Curie Steps Forward from the Shades; Glean (Stubborn Ode).
Freefall (The Body Distances I)Acknowledgments; Back Cover.
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Subject American poetry -- 21st century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Title Poems. Selections
Other Form: Print version: 9781625342201 1625342209 (DLC) 2016004217 (OCoLC)930997651
ISBN 9781613764541 (electronic bk.)
1613764545 (electronic bk.)
9781625342201 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
Standard No. 40025949801