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Door to Door
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Chosen by Yusef Komunyakaa as winner of the Poets Out Loud Prize, Door to Door, as Kom­unyakaa says in his introduction, “beckons the reader to enter worlds of surprising poignancy in a time of the cultivated glib. If these poems at times seem surreal, it is surrealism with a compelling voice, not as an embodiment of linguistic or imagistic tomfoolery, but as a way of unveiling mystery that redeems.”
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Chosen by Yusef Komunyakaa as winner of the Poets Out Loud Prize, Door to Door, as Kom­unyakaa says in his introduction, “beckons the reader to enter worlds of surprising poignancy in a time of the cultivated glib. If these poems at times seem surreal, it is surrealism with a compelling voice, not as an embodiment of linguistic or imagistic tomfoolery, but as a way of unveiling mystery that redeems.”

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About Robert

Robert is the author of two collections of poetry: Dragging the Lake (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2006)and...

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Published Reviews

Jan.10.2008

“Dragging the Lake” is Thomas’ second volume of poetry, building on the strengths of the first, “Door to Door.” The latter demonstrated his verbal and psychological knack for expressing the sentiments of...

Jan.10.2008

“These poems take bold risks, but the connections almost never feel forced; the sheer extravagance of the language, and the metamorphosing consciousness that underlies it, are carefully and precisely...