Bicycle in a Ransacked City (Paperback)

An Elegy

By Andres Cerpa

Alice James Books, 9781938584978, 100pp.

Publication Date: January 15, 2019

List Price: 15.95*
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These quiet, descriptive poems blaze with an inferno of lamenting and loving muses as a son helplessly watches his father suffer from a debilitating illness. The inquisitive voice of the speaker gently paints an emotional landscape ranging from childhood to the present, while trying to find glimpses of happiness in the imminent sorrow.