The Lions

The Lions

eBook - 2009
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Big Avalanche RavineJust the warning light on a blue crane. Just mountains. Just the mist that skimmedthem both and bled to silver rainlashing the condominiums. But there it sank on me. This urgeto carve a life from the long expanse. To hold some ground against the surgeof sheer material. It was a tenseand persistent and metallic shiver. And it stayed, that tremor, small and starkas the noise of the hidden riverfluming its edge against the dark. In his second collection of poems, Peter Campion writes about the struggle of making a life in America, about the urge "to carve a space" for love and fam.
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2009
ISBN: 9780226093215
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 63 pages)


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