Honey and Junk (Paperback)
W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393329032, 71pp.
Publication Date: October 17, 2006
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These powerful poems are like wrecked pastorals whose narrator seeks temporary pleasure in wit, form, rhyme, or the borrowed weekend house. Inching toward consolation in the face of sudden loss, the poet examines the reconfigured world. The elegies are like conversations overheard or recounted dreams: full of portent and mystery.