Mainline to the Heart: And Other Poems (Paperback)
And Other Poems
Regent Press, 9781587901393, 92pp.
Publication Date: March 1, 2009
At once obstreperous and innocent, these poems celebrate a place where emotion, sex, and religion come together with overwhelming intensity. In the fifties and sixties Beat Generation writers were revisiting this edgy, full-blooded romantic tradition and Matson joined the exploration with youthful energy. But the quest was fraught with tension.