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The Book of Ten

Susan Wood

Publication Year: 2011

“Sometimes your car breaks down in front of a gas station, and sometimes it doesn’t. Susan Wood works the lonely stretch of road that connects these two possibilities. It seems as though it’s always night in these beautiful, haunting poems, but Wood lights the landscape with her vision, her intelligence, and the fierceness of her love for everything human.”—David Kirby

Published by: University of Pittsburgh Press

Series: Pitt Poetry Series

Title Page, Copyright

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Contents

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The Lord God Returns

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pp. 1-2

Decalogue: Thin Ice

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pp. 3-5

The Soul Bone

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pp. 6-6

Decalogue: What If

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pp. 7-9

Soledad

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pp. 10-11

Decalogue: Rooms

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pp. 12-13

I Got a Mind to Ramble

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pp. 14-16

Decalogue: Husbands and Wives

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pp. 17-20

Custody

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pp. 21-22

In America

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pp. 23-24

After His Retirement, LBJ Visits Greenville

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pp. 25-26

“The Strange Case of the Virgin Lidwina”

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pp. 27-28

A Short History of Women in the Nineteenth Century

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pp. 29-31

Daily Life

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pp. 32-32

If Grief Were a Bird

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pp. 33-34

My Father Looks Down on Me

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pp. 35-37

Benediction

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pp. 38-39

Decalogue: Fathers and Daughters

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pp. 40-41

Palace Theater

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pp. 42-43

Dotage

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pp. 45-46

Decalogue: Mothers and Daughters

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pp. 47-50

The Old Testament

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pp. 51-52

Decalogue: Mothers and Sons

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pp. 53-56

The Magic Hour

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pp. 57-58

Decalogue: Ethics

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pp. 59-62

Horoscope

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pp. 63-65

Without Number

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pp. 66-67

Decalogue: Chance

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pp. 68-69

My Mother Comes Back to Me

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pp. 70-72

Decalogue: Siblings

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pp. 73-75

Gratification

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pp. 76-77

Elegy for My Pug Cosmo

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pp. 78-79

Acknowledgments

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pp. 81-82

Notes

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pp. 83-83


E-ISBN-13: 9780822991229
E-ISBN-10: 0822991225
Print-ISBN-13: 9780822961390
Print-ISBN-10: 0822961393

Page Count: 96
Publication Year: 2011

Series Title: Pitt Poetry Series
Series Editor Byline: Ed Ochester See more Books in this Series

OCLC Number: 835768359
MUSE Marc Record: Download for The Book of Ten

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