The Ardors (Paperback)

By Kathleen Peirce

Ausable Press, 9781931337205, 56pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2004

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Hardcover (3/1/2004)

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"Startling in their mystery, these poems are entirely original; abstract and passionate, sensual and otherworldly, trance-like and exciting . . . . The Ardors is a book that takes us beyond ourselves, beyond our workaday bodies and souls."--Jean Valentine.

About the Author

The youngest of five daughters, Kathleen Peirce was born in Moline, IL, and grew up in Rock Island. She received her MFA from the University of Iowa in 1988, the same year as the birth and adoption of her son from Seoul, Korea. She lives with him and assorted animals, and teaches at Texas State University.