By Naomi Guttman
Naomi Guttman's first choice of poems marks the looks of a deeply emotional, extremely smart new voice. Its topic is intimacy -- ours, specifically women's, event of intimacy in lots of kinds, the way it marks us, how we lengthy for it, the ways that it really is either our fulfilment and our undoing. The personae variety from youngsters to outdated women and men, jailbirds to schoolgirls; the language is selected with out ever turning into planned, specified yet constantly musical. those are poems from and of the guts, chastened by means of event, taut with craft.
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