Walking Toward the Sun

Walking Toward the Sun✅ [PDF / Epub] ☉ Walking Toward the Sun By Edward Weismiller ⚣ – Oaklandjobs.co.uk In , year old Edward Weismiller became the youngest poet to win the prestigious Yale Series of Younger Poets prize In this collection of poems, his youthful lyricism has given way to plainness of spe In ,year old Edward Weismiller became the youngest poet to win the prestigious Yale Series of Younger Poets prize In this collection of poems, his youthful lyricism has given way to plainness of speech even spareness These poems are honest and unflinching, always striking in their prosody They may remind some readers of Yeats, for they convey nobility in the face of old age, infirmity and disappointment Weismiller sings powerfully about a world of loss, but he is never grim or despairing The poet in Walking Toward Epub / old age remains hopeful, open to possibility, and always aware of beauty in the smallest places. What a wonderful surprise, wonderful collection I must admit my ignorance I had never heard of Edwar Weismiller,to my loss There are so many good poets wriiting Weismiller died in 2010 and this seems to be his last pubished collection with only 2 others long out of print Ted Kooser thught so highly of him and listed this poem as exemplery Sea HorseYou might think it would leap the wavesin a white fire of foamracing, eyes mad with what mightbe delight a runaway, or loosed from a god ste What a wonderful surprise, wonderful collection I must admit my ignorance I had never heard of Edwar Weismiller,to my loss There are so many good poets wriiting Weismiller died in 2010 and this seems to be his last pubished collection with only 2 others long out of print Ted Kooser thught so highly of him and listed this poem as exemplery Sea HorseYou might think it would leap the wavesin a white fire of foamracing, eyes mad with what mightbe delight a runaway, or loosed from a god steam, galloping in its vastpasture But this onewas the size of a brooch, thin, and red gold, and still.The children had sent for itfrom the Atlantic.It arrived by air in a pouch of seawater containingall it needed to sustain life as it crossed the continent.Following instructionswe made it a small, nourishing oceanin which it anchored itself uprightto a strand of seaweed, and, staring jewel eyedat nothing, slowly faded whiteand died.Such poignancy without bathos, craft without pretension, simple language without prosaism I wish I had met Weismiller s poetry before I wish he had writtenI heartily recommend this collection 811.52 W428w 2002

Walking Toward the Sun eBook Þ Walking Toward  Epub /
  • Hardcover
  • 80 pages
  • Walking Toward the Sun
  • Edward Weismiller
  • English
  • 10 July 2019
  • 0300093586