Sympathetic magic : poems / by Amy Fleury.

This collection of poems unveils the everyday manifestations of sympathy as well as the connections wrought by "sympathetic magic" - that indelible tether that binds people, places, and objects across time and distance. These lyrics journey across the landscapes of childhood and old age, b...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Fleury, Amy, 1970-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Carbondale, IL : Southern Illinois University Press, 2013.
Series:Crab Orchard series in poetry
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Table of Contents:
  • Sympathetic Magic ; Elk Skeleton ; First Morel ; The Fort ; Penmanship ; Bicentennial Year ; Assumptions ; Farm Auction
  • At the Geographic Center ; A Brief History of Barbed Wire ; Here in Topeka ; Verdure ; Home Altar ; Vocabulary of Ashes ; At Thirty-Five ; Two Solitudes
  • Sister Anonymous ; Niches ; Specimens ; Galileo's Finger ; The Head of St. Catherine ; Ex Voto ; See You in the Funny Papers ; In a Foreign City
  • Magnetic Resonance ; Hospital Time ; Vigil ; Arising ; Ablution ; Grand Mal
  • Green Temple ; Sky Judge ; In Acadiana ; Hurricane Ike ; Pacheco Burn ; When at Last I Join ; Spiritus Mundi.