December Exemplars: Poetry Reviews

A monthly column looking at books of poems and poetry, written by Grace Cavalieri.

Monthly Poetry reviews by Grace Cavalieri


Crave Radiance, New And Selected Poems (1990-2012) by Elizabeth Alexander, Graywolf Press, 250 pgs.

Later Poems, Selected and New (1971-2012) by Adrienne Rich, W.W. Norton & Co., 511 pgs.

How to Make a Bird with Two Hands by Mike White, The Word Works, 79 pgs.

Perpetual Motion by Marilyn McCabe, The Word Works, 74 pgs.

A Thousand Mornings by Mary Oliver, The Penguin Press, 77 pgs.

The Sea At Truro by Nancy Willard, Alfred. A. Knopf, 77 pgs.

Bewilderment, New Poems and Translations by David Ferry, The Univ. of Chicago Press, 113 pgs.

What We Ask Of Flesh by Remica L. Bingham, etruscan press, 65 pgs.

Writers Writing Dying by C.K. Williams, Ferrar Straus Giroux. 62 pgs.

Read the December Exemplars here.

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