Accepting the Disaster

Accepting the Disaster

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One of The New York Times' 10 Favorite Poetry Books of 2014

An astonishing new collection from one of our finest emerging poets

A shark's tooth, the shape-shifting cloud drifting from a smokestack, the smoke detectors that hang, ominous but disregarded, overhead—very little escapes the watchful eye of Joshua Mehigan. The poems in Accepting the Disaster range from lyric miniatures like "The Crossroads," a six-line sketch of an accident scene, to "The Orange Bottle,"… (more)

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Joshua Mehigan’s Accepting the Disaster is the rare new book of poetry that is entirely alive, entirely aloft.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 01, 2014)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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