Inventing the Hawk

Inventing the Hawk

Book - 1992
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The poems in this haunting new book are both playful and provocative, witty and intimate. Central to the collection is a powerful elegy for her father. Beginning with his death, it moves back in time to the author's childhood in a small Saskatchewan community.

Inventing the Hawk reveals the small pleasures of day-to-day life, sometimes visited by "Angels" who offer a novel, often shocking perspective on reality. As well, Crozier translates love and the experience of loss into a language resonant with desire and longing. A language that speaks to the most private aspects of ourselves.

This is poetry that will change the way we look at our lives.
Publisher: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, c1992
ISBN: 9780771024771
Branch Call Number: 819.1/CRO


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