The World Doesn't End: Prose Poems
In this collection, winner of the 1990 Pulitzer Prize, Charles Simic puns, pulls pranks. He can be jazzy and streetwise. Or cloak himself in antiquity. Simic has new eyes, and in these wonderful poems and poems-in-prose he lets the reader see through them.
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Review: The World Doesn't EndUser Review - Bill DeGenaro - Goodreads
Mostly prose-poems with surreal imagery that is occasionally inaccessible (which is NOT the case with Simic's more traditional verse poetry). The endings of these short pieces often have lovely non ... Read full review
Review: The World Doesn't EndUser Review - Hasan - Goodreads
If you are inclined to question Simic's poetry in this remarkable book, i recommend for more insights on the "genre" of his poetry, to read the review “The Smiles and Chills in the Poetry of Charles ... Read full review