By Hayden Saunier
If you must live to tell the tale this planet, learn How to put on This Body, a lyric and riveting publication uniquely suited for support us live on the hard proof of our life and to take action with wit and braveness, intelligence and beauty. Yes, every thing is coming to an finish. / how it does each one hour of the day. No better evening for carnivals, you say. In wry and wise poem after poem, Hayden Saunier deals us heady wine and late-season asparagus, companionable canine and grandmothers losing the large straps in their brassieres, roadside theatre and middle surgical procedure whereas snoozing, grief and the wherewithal to courageous it, and in each poem room is left / for the cracked-// open door of the normal miracle.
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