Circles on the Water

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Circles on the Water

By Marge Piercy

Knopf, Paperback, 9780394707792, 320pp.

Publication Date: May 12, 1982


More than 150 poems from her seven books of poetry written between 1963 and 1982.

About the Author
Marge Piercy is the author of fifteen collections of poetry, including "The Art of Blessing the Day; Early Grrrl; Mars and Her Children, My Mother s Body; Available Light; Stone, Paper, Knife; The Moon Is Always Female;" and her selected poems, "Circles on the Water." Her book of craft essays, "Parti-Colored Blocks for a Quilt, " is part of the Poets on Poetry series of the University of Michigan Press, and she edited a poetry anthology, "Early Ripening." In 1990 her poetry won the Golden Rose, the oldest poetry award in the country. She has written fourteen novels, including "He, She and It "(winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award), "The Longings of Women "and "City of Darkness, City of Light. "The novel "Storm Tide, " co-authored with her husband, Ira Wood, was published in June 1998. Her fiction and poetry have been translated into sixteen languages. She and her husband live on Cape Cod."