Never Before Poems about First Experiences

ISBN-10: 1884800602

ISBN-13: 9781884800603

Edition: 2005

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Description: First haircuts, first kisses, firstborn, children. Never Before: Poems About First Expenses explores the ways in which the unknown becomes known. These poems evoke a sense of wonder at the world around us, and amazement at our ability to navigate through it. with all of the necessary bumps along the way. The voices of both established and emerging poets include Kim Addonizio, Stephen Dunn, Beth Ann Fennelly, Jennifer Grotz, Kimiko Hahn, Mark Halliday, Edward Hirsch, Meg Kearney. A Van Jordan, Philip Levine, Larry Levis, Thomas Lux, Michael Ryan, and Gerald Stern, among many others. This is a diverse grouping and a generous and lively sampling work is showcased on the pages of this anthology.

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List price: $18.95
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Four Way Books
Publication date: 11/4/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 9.50" wide x 6.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Never Before
When I Was Conceived
First Haircut
Poem on the First Day of School
Window of Our Soul
The Ice-Cream Sandwich
Sunday Morning Walk
First Kill
First Time Going to School All by Myself
First Glasses
Riding Lesson
Winged Snake Found on a Path
The First One
Joining the Circus
Fingers in the Bread
Story of Sound
Fowler Street
Learning to Swim at Poverty Beach
The Picnic
First Love, Sixteen Years Old
The Cry
First Kiss
First Kiss
First Drink
First Time at the Wheel
Ooh My Soul
Orphic Night
The Widening
First Blow-Job
The Single Urge
The Eclipse
All the Pools in Queens
Trade Show
The First Time I Heard Elvis
My Father's First Fight
The Doe
The Hunt
Into First
Orientation: Wittenberg University
Firsts in No Particular Order
New Year
Thank You for Being You
The Sphere
God and the G-Spot
Poem for a New Girlfriend
Sperm Count
Upon Seeing an Ultrasound Photo of an Unborn Child
Goodnight, Goodbye
Cantata, viii
The Birth Room
New York, 1927
Latching On, Falling Off
First Nightmare Waking
First Empathy
August Horizon
At the Crematorium, My Son Asks Why We're All Wearing Black
My Son's Wedding, My Daughter's
First Night in the New House
First Date in Twenty-Five Years
Poem on My Birthday
Evidence of Life
Each Sound
The Middle Age
The Kildan Women
Self-Portrait as a Drowned Man
To the South
La Bajada
First Sight
Bridge View
First Job Viper
First Turtle
Taking Calls in Freeport, NY
Second Story Warehouse
First Time Reading Freud
The First Time I Robbed Tiffany's
First Nights
First Exercise
Good Morning Coffee Makes Vivid of the Vague; Suddenly You Have Hands and Eyes and Legs!
Of Marilyn, and Marijuana
Poem Without a Freight Train or a Pocket Watch
Swinging Low
Blind Date with the Muse
First Poem
When my poem appeared
First Books
First Sunset at Outler's Ranch
Feeding the Worms
After the First Snow
First Lesson: Winter Trees
The First Stone
Introducing New Year's Soulutions, From Saint Terri's Inc.
H. Chic
My Mother's Body
Losing My Hair
Verse for First
My Corpses
Inquest, By Hand
About the Editor
Biographical Notes
Copyright Pages
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