Marrying the Sea: Selected Poems by Janice Kulyk Keefer

By Janice Kulyk Keefer

Winner of the 1999 CAA Canadian Authors organization Award for Poetry and shortlisted for the 1999 Pat Lowther Award

Fantasies and meditations on friendship and on love: erotic, romantic, tormented, spurned, married, illicit, patriarchal, filial, specialist, and shot-gun. at the love of guys and ladies, and of girls for girls: as pals, as moms, as daughters, as doubtful selves; intimate communion with girls dwelling, with their imagined pasts, and with the dead.

Acclaimed writer of leisure Harrow and the golf green Library, Janice Kulyk Keefer brings her passionate intelligencs to endure at the beauties and perplexities of those such a lot perennial of human obsessions. The poems are amazing for his or her alert, musical line up to for his or her diversity and sophistication.

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