Her, Infinite

Sawnie Morris

Her, Infinite

Sawnie Morris

Distributed for New Issues Poetry and Prose

101 pages | 6 x 8 1/2
Paper $15.00 ISBN: 9781936970414 Published March 2016
Her, Infinite performs a metaphysical, yet-grounded-in-daily-life ceremony in which the magical properties of language meet with political action. The poems enact a healing, with the poet as note-taker and celebrant, making her way through a labyrinth that begins with community action, conceived in mythic terms, spirals though the intimacies of erotic love and friendship under environmental peril, and returns after a descent that involves self-confrontation as well as surrender to the invisible forces that guide our lives. The speaker in these poems takes the reader on a search for a worldview that can hold both beauty and terror, while singing in praise of creation.
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