By Brenda Leifso

ISBN-10: 1894078640

ISBN-13: 9781894078641

Shortlisted for the 2009 Lampman-Scott Award (for the easiest ebook of poetry within the nationwide Capital Region)

Brenda Leifso’s first quantity of poetry is a beautiful debut: haunting, annoying yet resolutely appealing. With an unflinching eye, Leifso explores the uncertainty of reminiscence, the legacy of position, the robust dynamics of sexuality and secrecy, and the violence inherent in relatives family. Her crucial part, “The Theban Women,” is a multi-voiced re-imagining of Euripides’s The Bacchae; this drama in verse offers voice to ladies lengthy silent, and including Leifso’s extra own poems, it types a publication of outstanding energy from a poet whose voice is as sincere because it is beautiful.

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