By Bernadette Mayer
“She writes as though every little thing have been nonetheless attainable within the paintings of a life-time on the accident of the entire turvy moments. higher that she’s learn with no suggestion to forestall. most sensible so this global is located changed.” —Clark Coolidge
“What a transparent, insistent wellbeing and fitness there's here––as if the so-called international have been heavily the purpose, which it's, and lets really stay in it, which we do. actually this can be the easiest How To booklet i have learn in years. Bernadette Mayer makes a diverse international of actual humans in genuine occasions and locations, a truth of affection and loving use. She has impeccable perception and humor. She is a consummate poet regardless of what’s for supper or who eats it. might that each one genius have been as generous.” —Robert Creeley
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