Publication Year: 2013
Published by: University of North Texas Press
Series: Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry
Title Page, Series Page, Copyright, Dedication, Quotes
I owe a debt of gratitude to many people for their critical feedback and encouragement during the writing of this book including Todd Hearon, Ralph Sneeden, Brooks Moriarty, Rusty Dolleman, Jill McDonough, Lundy Smith, Kelly Flynn, Joanna Ro, Mercy Carbonell, Joseph Hurka, Evan Boland, W. S. Di Piero, ...
...said a smile and a cigarette and a bright sun through the pines.Asante, he told a friend but not his sons he was sick of fighting.grandmother—102!—breathe herself to death her lips pulled back...
Praise for Previous Winners of the Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry
“Playful and soulful, buoyant and mordant, snazzy and savvy—Caki Wilkinson’s poems pull out all the stops, and revel in making the old mother tongue sound like a bright young thing. Lend her your ears and you’ll hear American lyric moxie in all its abounding gusto and lapidary glory, making itself new all over again.” ...