Lines of Defense
By Stephen Dunn
(W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393240818, 95pp.)
Publication Date: January 2014
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
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From Before We Leave:
Where are we going? It s not an issue of here or there. And if you ever feel you can t take another step, imagine how you might feel to arrive, if not wiser, a little more aware how to inhabit the middle ground between misery and joy."
Stephen Dunn's 17th collection of poetry, Lines of Defense, includes several works meditating on the death of his brother. Dunn, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, often features everyday details in his work â�� because, as he tells NPR's Rachel Martin, "we live with the little things much more than the large things." More at NPR.org
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