Too Bright to See & Alma: Poems

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Graywolf Press, Nov 1, 2001 - Poetry - 144 pages
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Linda Gregg's first two books are, at long last, available again—this time in a single volume. In this book, we witness the awakening of one of the finest American poets of her generation.

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User Review  - Maxine - Goodreads

This book made absolutely no sense to me when I first read it. It was terse and angsty, with a lot of allusions to Greek mythology that went over my head. When I read it the second time, though, I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Annette - Goodreads

What things are steadfast? Not the birds. Not the bride and groom who hurry in their brevity to reach one another. The stars do not blow away as we do. The heavenly things ignite and freeze. But not ... Read full review

Contents

We Manage Most When We Manage Small
5
A Game Called Fear
6
The Girl I Call Alma
7
Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Linda Gregg has received numerous awards for her poetry, including a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Whiting Award. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, The Kenyon Review, and Atlantic Monthly.

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