O'Keeffe: Days in a Life by C. S. Merrill

By C. S. Merrill

“Carol Merrill’s tribute to Georgia O’Keeffe is poems within the form of finely rendered sketches, a few of them even work. those intimate photographs express the fragile and difficult form of O’Keeffe’s ultimate years in New Mexico.”—Joy Harjo, writer of She Had a few Horses

“When I received O’Keeffe mss I sat down after midnite at kitchen desk whilst I should’ve been in mattress & learn it via in an hour since it was once attention-grabbing, curious, particular, concentrated, condensed, epiphanous, usual & comprehensible. the main points are all, sacramentalizing lifestyle in a global of genius—a girl, titanic house, chewy intelligence, nearly selfless observation.”—Allen Ginsberg, writer of Howl


C. S. Merrill labored for Georgia O’Keeffe from 1973 to 1979 as secretary, librarian, reader, cook dinner, nurse, and spouse. Merrill can be the writer of Weekends with O’Keeffe (UNM Press). She is the volunteer librarian at Ghost Ranch in northern New Mexico.

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