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- This Shaky Earth: Poems
- Linda Parsons Marion
- 24 February 2018 Linda Parsons Marion
[Download] ➾ This Shaky Earth: Poems Author Linda Parsons Marion – Thomashillier.co.uk Linda Parsons Marion s fourth poetry collection, This Shaky Earth, straddles time, family divisions and legacies, and the regions of her native Tennessee From her grandmother s indwelling kitchen and Linda Parsons Marion s fourth poetry collection, This Shaky Earth, straddles time, family divisions and legacies, and the regions of her native Tennessee From her grandmother s indwelling kitchen and raggedy garden plot to now being a grandmother and gardener herself, she cultivates the lessons and language of the past in her own backyard Marion s poems are leavened with a hunger to understand the upheavals of childhood and its growing pains, to This Shaky Epub / be fed full to bursting on life s vegetable immensity, to face the passing seasons with grace, where all she knows of this black eyed earth is perishing even as it flowers Old Words The old words you polish and peel, choice fruit for my stirred ruminations ballpeen and tenpenny hammered anew, cotoneaster spreadeagle by the wayside I say them with you and after you, honeydew on the tongue, a tad sigoglin Here of late, memory s diction slips, my lexicon less akimbo, loose lipped What to do but stagger punchdrunk on the lawn s glissando, turn, turn ecclesiastical Sanko on over here, drop pebbled syllabics, six stringed enjambments like you never done before, howl wordful under a blue moon twice risen Rapture my puny breath to high heaven sotto voce, big as all getout Speak, sacred harp.