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The Disappearing Trick

The Disappearing Trick

Len Roberts
Copyright Date: 2007
Pages: 112
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    The Disappearing Trick
    Book Description:

    In The Disappearing Trick, Len Roberts wrestles with the loss of loved ones--whether that loss be through death, a son moving away to college, or simply how people fade from our lives and memories. Hybrids of the narrative and lyric form, these poems are models of indirect statement that have, as Sharon Olds has said, emotional courage, powerful music, and a deep balance.? Like the light shining on a face, or a girls thigh back in a sixth-grade class, the poems often come as Proustian flashes--lasting just a second, but seeming eternal--amid an increasing darkness. _x000B_

    eISBN: 978-0-252-09227-5
    Subjects: Language & Literature

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  1. Front Matter
    (pp. [i]-[viii])
  2. Table of Contents
    (pp. [ix]-[xii])
  3. I
    (pp. 3-18)
  4. II
    (pp. 21-36)
  5. III
    (pp. 39-56)
  6. IV
    (pp. 59-74)
  7. V
    (pp. 77-92)
  8. Back Matter
    (pp. 93-101)