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Six Trips In Two Directions.

Six Trips In Two Directions

Jayson Iwen

Emergency Press

533 West 25th Street, NY, NY 10001

0975362321 $15.00

Milwaukee native Jayson Iwen divides his time between the American Midwest and the Middle East where he teaches at the American University of Beirut. Six Trips In Two Directions is his debut prose poetry anthology and introduces readers to an impressive spectrum of lyrically definitive verse that is as impressive as it is original. Fossil Fuel and the Transubstantiation of Light: After I say goodbye to her, I drive all day to my secret quorum/The world is everything that is in my briefcase/When I'm almost there, I stop at a motel, wake the management, and check in./All I know about anything is what I can say about it/Every sentence is true and leads to a new sentence which is also true ...
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Publication:The Bookwatch
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Date:Sep 1, 2006
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