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Fairy Tales and Soil
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Ren gives an overview of the book:

From the jacket: "This poet is fully woman, weaving the threads of her verse with the singing heart of lover, wife and mother. Specific in reality, sensuous in detail, the fabric is a rich texture of sould and breath - the physical and mystical, held and sought, mourned and praised. But she allows the vision that forms in the tapestry to be that of your own recognition."   
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From the jacket:

"This poet is fully woman, weaving the threads of her verse with the singing heart of lover, wife and mother. Specific in reality, sensuous in detail, the fabric is a rich texture of sould and breath - the physical and mystical, held and sought, mourned and praised. But she allows the vision that forms in the tapestry to be that of your own recognition." 

 

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A Creature Bearing Fruit

early morning wet
musty from the dream that gathers itself - spent,
tip-toeing in the dim light
and the baby flops like a slippery fish
from the easing grip of muscle

 

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About Ren

Ren (Katherine) Powell is a poet and teaching artist - a native Californian living on the west coast of Norway since 1992. She is the author of five full collections of poetry and has more than a dozen books of translation to her credit. Her own poetry has been translated and...

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Member Reviews

fola-mordecai's picture
Jun.06.2009
ren,have successfully used mother nature to exploit her audience and admirers very succinctly and accurately