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Bicycle Lotus #2020

Bicycle Lotus Bicycle Lotus a small collection of poems and flash essays that explore our choices to embrace or reject the wild world won the Turtle Island Poetry Prize

  • Title: Bicycle Lotus
  • Author: Sara Backer
  • ISBN: 9780692583715
  • Page: 451
  • Format: Paperback
  • Bicycle Lotus By Sara Backer, Bicycle Lotus, a small collection of poems and flash essays that explore our choices to embrace or reject the wild world, won the 2015 Turtle Island Poetry Prize.

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    1. This little unassuming chapbook is the real deal Be prepared to be subtly slapped in the face intentional contradiction, I know by seemingly innocuous poems interspersed with prose that challenge readers to examine their place in nature, relationship to others, and their relationship to soul calling creativity Not to be missed are Your Egret, The Eye of the Beholder, A Predator s Dilemma, On Looking Like the Indian I m Not, and That Darn Coyote Again This has to be savored again and again as its [...]

    2. Drawing heavily on her relationship to the natural world, Backer s chapbook is a worthy winner of the 2015 Turtle Island Poetry Award In 26 pages of poetry, she draws the reader into her observations of the egret, water horse, wasp, tree, coyote, wolf, goose, owl, crow, and human being Her poems are simultaneously accessible and startling Most striking to me were Citizen Coma and The Drowning Man The former contains the lines If I throw a melting glacier in your face, will you wake The poem Wasp [...]

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