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Blinding the Goldfinches

Michelle Gillett

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ISBN 10: 0972618791 / ISBN 13: 9780972618793
Published by The Backwaters Press, 2005
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Title: Blinding the Goldfinches

Publisher: The Backwaters Press

Publication Date: 2005

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Edition: First Edition - may be Reissue.

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What one finds in these poems is the truth. It's as simple as that. No frills from the workshop, no ostentatious diction or imagery, but only the firm, quiet enterprise of authenticity. In a world increasingly crude, cruel, and repulsive what could be more pleasing, more useful? Not that these poems shun our actual history. Violence and dislocation are the clearly stated context here. But the accurate vision of a committed imagination prevails, and does so in language as flawless as language can be. I recommend these poems for their wisdom and insight, but even more for their steadfast initiative and independence, their refusal to be fashionable. Judge's Statement by Hayden Carruth for Blinding the Goldfinches, 2003 Backwaters Prizewinner.

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Michelle Gillett lives with her husband in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, where she teaches writing classes. She has one previous chapbook "Rock and Spindle" published by Mad River Press in 1998.

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