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From the shelf of unknowing and other poems

Gerry McDonnell

From the shelf of unknowing and other poems

by Gerry McDonnell

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Published by Cluain Press in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Gerry McDonnell ; with a foreword by Brendan Kennelly.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6063.C385 F76 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1345079M
ISBN 100951775812, 0951775804
LC Control Number92231957

Poems This shelf contains study guides on poems: literature in which language is used for its aesthetic and evocative qualities in addition to, or in lieu of, its apparent meaning. Completed books. Kipling, Rudyard; The Vampires and Other Poems. NEW YORK, Published by STREET & SMITH Binding: HARD BACK BROWN Size: X Pages Overall Condition is: GOOD Circa gilt on cover and spine, pages clean, princeton antiques book plate on inside of front cover, inscribed by previous owner on front end paer in , mildly shelf wornSeller Rating: % positive.

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting.

From the shelf of unknowing and other poems. McDonnell, Gerry. Published by Cluain Press () ISBN The American poet Denise Levertov died on December 20and this book contains some 40 unfinished poems, found later.

One might ask, when is a poem finished. Denise would have said, when it no longer calls for retunement. Retunement might be said to be the search to find the original seed sound of the poem’s impulse, and its by: 1.

An original and fresh volume of poetry. I liked some of the poems, and had to drag myself through a poem or two. But Denise Levertov is an amazing poet, and I really liked this volume. I will definitely check her other works as well.

Although I wish she was as creative and novel as some of the best poems in this volume. I would give this a /5. Sally Fisher's poems have appeared in Broadway Boogie, Field, Margie, Mid-American Review, New Directions, Poetry East, Poetry Daily, Shenandoah, The Sun, The Threepenny Review, Out of the Catskills and Just Beyond, and many other journals and has published two books for children (published by Viking and the Metropolitan Museum of Art) and a book about art for adults.

From the Shelf of Unknowing and other poems is Gerry McDonnell's first collection. Again I would fault the presentation of the book, with the poems printed in blue ink on blue paper which, though innovative, does not work.

Again this is unfortunate as the poetry, especially the long title-poem, impressed me a great deal. In 'From the Shelf of. “A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.” ― Robert Frost. Books shelved as christian-poetry: Hymns on Paradise by Ephrem the Syrian, The Oxford Book of Christian Verse by Donald Davie, Paradise Lost by John Milt.

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In the poem from which the book takes its title, I imagine a high shelf suspended in the sky without supports: Explanation of the World. It was a shelf–– a high shelf–– and the boxes, spaced: just so. each one apart from the other.

Where was the wall. Above: firmaments. firmaments: below. Where were the supports. The themes selected are so rich symbolically but the poems themselves failed, in my opinion, to mine the richness of them.

This is a small book and the idea for them was good, but the book was also expensive. Perhaps buying it used would satisfy some but I should have left it on the shelf, so to s: Quotes tagged as "unknowing" Showing of 12 “Every word, every image used for God is a distortion more than a description.” ― Anthony de Mello, One Minute Wisdom.

Get this from a library. This great unknowing: last poems. [Denise Levertov] -- When Denise Levertov died inshe left behind 40 finished poems that shine with the artistry of a writer at the height of her powers, now collected here in "This Great Unknowing.".

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Get this from a library. This great unknowing: last poems. [Denise Levertov] -- When Denise Levertov died, she left behind 40 finished poems, which now form her last book, 'This Great Unknowning'. Although it could not be organised with the exquisite care she exerted on the many.

Certain concrete poems are X-rated, but if acrobatic acrostics and saucy experiments with form tickle your fancy, this is just the book for a weekend of Latin love. Forward Book. Unknowing What It Means poem by Lawrence S. Pertillar. Knowing what it means To recognize a blessingIs one who has exposed.

Page. Wonderfully spacious poems from an accomplished, generous and openhearted poet. I can tell even after a first reading that these are poems to return to, over and over again, for new illuminations.

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