Post Meridian: Poems

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Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2000 - Poetry - 88 pages
4 Reviews
There's a line in a Mary Ruefle poem which speaks of the smell of freshly sharpened pencils. How accurate, we think as we read her. In poems striking for their vivid, playful, and original use of the imagination, she brings us an often unnerving, but always fresh and exhilarating view of our common experience of the world.

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User Review  - Sam Rasnake - Goodreads

Mary Ruefle has an apporach in this collection that connects humor with the deep qualities of life. Like Charles Simic, she has a wild approach to theme, landscape, and character. Great poems here. A pleasure to read. Read full review

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User Review  - Shappi - Goodreads

i'm really digging M. ruefle these days. Read full review

Contents

Perfect Reader
11
The Surface
24
The Jewel
37
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About the author (2000)

Mary Ruefle teaches at Vermont College and the recipie

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