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The Resource Struggling to swim on concrete : poems, by Vassar Miller

Struggling to swim on concrete : poems, by Vassar Miller

Label
Struggling to swim on concrete : poems
Title
Struggling to swim on concrete
Title remainder
poems
Statement of responsibility
by Vassar Miller
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BUF
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Struggling to swim on concrete : poems, by Vassar Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Admission -- On a weekend in September -- For a senile woman -- Mistaken -- A rage for order for Rose -- After a brief visit -- Whitewash of Houston -- Prayer upon waking -- No going away gift -- Meditation -- Birthday card to myself -- Mrs. Lot -- Bagatelle -- On Hanukkah -- A consolation -- Morning person -- For a spiritual mentor -- No hiding place -- Haunt -- Seasonal change -- Improvisation -- Assertion -- A gift for God -- Affinity -- Brute fact -- Demon child -- Exorcism -- "Why seems it so particular with thee?" -- Open questions -- Portrait of a lady playing tit for tat -- After a recital of Emily Dickinson set to music -- Shamefaced prayer -- In quiet neighborhoods -- Against daylight savings time -- Fall -- Unalterable -- Eden revisited -- Dining room Eucharist -- Worrying the world -- Study in white -- The inescapable day -- Post-Christmas prayer -- What really happens -- Prudent -- Awkward goodbyes -- After reading of Helen Keller -- Pigself -- Christopher -- Christmas in dark times -- Light poem -- Lietestod -- Love's bitten tongue
Control code
11483152
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
77 p.
Isbn
9780938498056
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84060413
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased 1993. From the library of R.G. Vliet (SW Writers Access. No. 93-111). Author's signed presentation copy for Ann [Vliet].
Label
Struggling to swim on concrete : poems, by Vassar Miller
Publication
Contents
Admission -- On a weekend in September -- For a senile woman -- Mistaken -- A rage for order for Rose -- After a brief visit -- Whitewash of Houston -- Prayer upon waking -- No going away gift -- Meditation -- Birthday card to myself -- Mrs. Lot -- Bagatelle -- On Hanukkah -- A consolation -- Morning person -- For a spiritual mentor -- No hiding place -- Haunt -- Seasonal change -- Improvisation -- Assertion -- A gift for God -- Affinity -- Brute fact -- Demon child -- Exorcism -- "Why seems it so particular with thee?" -- Open questions -- Portrait of a lady playing tit for tat -- After a recital of Emily Dickinson set to music -- Shamefaced prayer -- In quiet neighborhoods -- Against daylight savings time -- Fall -- Unalterable -- Eden revisited -- Dining room Eucharist -- Worrying the world -- Study in white -- The inescapable day -- Post-Christmas prayer -- What really happens -- Prudent -- Awkward goodbyes -- After reading of Helen Keller -- Pigself -- Christopher -- Christmas in dark times -- Light poem -- Lietestod -- Love's bitten tongue
Control code
11483152
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
77 p.
Isbn
9780938498056
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84060413
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased 1993. From the library of R.G. Vliet (SW Writers Access. No. 93-111). Author's signed presentation copy for Ann [Vliet].

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