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The Resource Breathing under water, by Susan Bright and friends

Breathing under water, by Susan Bright and friends

Label
Breathing under water
Title
Breathing under water
Statement of responsibility
by Susan Bright and friends
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A cycle of poems about swimming from those of the author and the voices of the people she knows. It is poetry in which the voices of the community are woven into the voice of the poet. The central metaphor is water and the primary setting is Barton Springs, a beautiful spring fed swimming pool in Austin, Texas
Cataloging source
EYM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.R54
LC item number
B74 2001
Literary form
poetry
Label
Breathing under water, by Susan Bright and friends
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Poems
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Lap for Beverly -- Introduction -- Breathing Under Water -- .. and friends -- Swimming in Hope -- Swimming to Greenwich -- Bonding to the Creek -- Cormorant -- Swimming in Apples -- Twilight Crows, Blackbirds, Black Suits -- Finding Becky -- Lappers -- I Tum into a Fish -- Soup -- Catch of the Day -- Things That Weren't Lost -- Riding the Currents -- Cat Napping at the Pool -- The Swimming Angel -- Swimming Back to Our Senses -- Egg -- Riddle of the River -- Swimming in Socks -- Getting Organized -- Diving off the Hancock Center -- Save -- Swimming in the Shallows -- Unraveling -- Coming Up For Air -- Perspective -- Swimming in Negation -- What the River Knows -- Blue Jewel -- Often I swim in air -- Inside the Pineapple -- That Which Connects -- Swimming God -- Winter Swimming -- The Universal Deck Change -- Sweep -- How to Swim in a Fjord -- Jugging -- The Final Drift -- About to be a Whole Lot Better -- Swimming Together -- The Garden in the River -- Swimming in Regret -- Floating in Traffic -- Swimming in Karma -- I Like to Think of Father -- Everything Wrong and Broken -- A Question of Degree -- Emerald -- Drowning in Teachers -- Swimming in Flowers -- Thick Layer of Time -- Swimming in Grief-- Eclipse Party -- Elephant Buddha -- Swimming in Hearings -- I know how to swim in moonlight alone -- The River Needs a Friend -- Swimming with Rick -- Body count -- Myth of Proportion -- Urban Drift -- Swimming in the Beginning -- Iris -- Swimming in Choice -- Going Back for More -- About the Poet
Control code
47218921
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
94 pages
Isbn
9781891386176
Lccn
00192965
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Tom Zigal, 2017 (Access. No. 2017-043). Inscribed by author to Tom [Zigal], 12/16/'00. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)47218921
Label
Breathing under water, by Susan Bright and friends
Publication
Note
Poems
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Lap for Beverly -- Introduction -- Breathing Under Water -- .. and friends -- Swimming in Hope -- Swimming to Greenwich -- Bonding to the Creek -- Cormorant -- Swimming in Apples -- Twilight Crows, Blackbirds, Black Suits -- Finding Becky -- Lappers -- I Tum into a Fish -- Soup -- Catch of the Day -- Things That Weren't Lost -- Riding the Currents -- Cat Napping at the Pool -- The Swimming Angel -- Swimming Back to Our Senses -- Egg -- Riddle of the River -- Swimming in Socks -- Getting Organized -- Diving off the Hancock Center -- Save -- Swimming in the Shallows -- Unraveling -- Coming Up For Air -- Perspective -- Swimming in Negation -- What the River Knows -- Blue Jewel -- Often I swim in air -- Inside the Pineapple -- That Which Connects -- Swimming God -- Winter Swimming -- The Universal Deck Change -- Sweep -- How to Swim in a Fjord -- Jugging -- The Final Drift -- About to be a Whole Lot Better -- Swimming Together -- The Garden in the River -- Swimming in Regret -- Floating in Traffic -- Swimming in Karma -- I Like to Think of Father -- Everything Wrong and Broken -- A Question of Degree -- Emerald -- Drowning in Teachers -- Swimming in Flowers -- Thick Layer of Time -- Swimming in Grief-- Eclipse Party -- Elephant Buddha -- Swimming in Hearings -- I know how to swim in moonlight alone -- The River Needs a Friend -- Swimming with Rick -- Body count -- Myth of Proportion -- Urban Drift -- Swimming in the Beginning -- Iris -- Swimming in Choice -- Going Back for More -- About the Poet
Control code
47218921
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
94 pages
Isbn
9781891386176
Lccn
00192965
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Tom Zigal, 2017 (Access. No. 2017-043). Inscribed by author to Tom [Zigal], 12/16/'00. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)47218921

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