By Laura Kasischke
"Kasischke's poems are powered by means of a skillful use of images and the delicate, inventive approach she turns a phrase."—Austin American-Statesman
The Infinitesimals stares without delay at ailment and demise, using an identical hugely evocative and symbolic type that earned Laura Kasischke the 2012 nationwide booklet Critics Circle Award for poetry. Drawing upon her personal studies with melanoma, and the lives and deaths of household, Kasischke's new paintings instructions a lyrical and darkish depth.
Laura Kasischke is the writer of 8 collections of poetry and 7 novels. She teaches on the collage of Michigan and lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
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