and Light

and Light

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Overview

Paul S Piper's new book presents poetry in a number of styles written over the past three years.This book is beautifully illustrated with watercolors by Paul's sister, Penny. Paul is the author of several books of poetry including: White, Movement Apparent Song, Now & Then, Winter Apples, and Dogs And Other Poems. He has one book of fiction: South Fork and Other Stories. He also recently coedited the book: A Flutter of Birds Passing Through Heaven--A Tribute to Robert Sund. Born in Chicago, Paul lives in Bellingham, Washington.



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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781684193813
Publisher: good deed rain
Publication date: 09/30/2016
Pages: 98
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.20(d)

About the Author

Paul S. Piper was born and raised in Chicago, and lived for extensive periods in Montana and Hawaii. He received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Montana, Missoula, where he studied with Richard Hugo, William Kittredge, Richard Ford, and James Crumley among others. He is currently Special Collections Librarian at Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington. He has several books of poetry - White, Movement Apparent Song, Now and Then, Winter Apples, and Dogs and Other Poems. He has one book of fiction, South Fork and Other Stories. He has also had the privilege of being included in the anthologies The New Montana Story, America Zen and Tribute to Orpheus. In addition he co-edited the book Father Nature, X-Stories: The Personal Side of Fragile X Syndrome and A Flutter of Birds Passing Through Heaven: a Tribute to Robert Sund.

Penny Piper was born in Chicago and has lived in Oregon for the past 35 years. She has painted, using watercolors, for the past 8 years. Although self-taught, she has the gift of painting both light and life. She is a wonderful caregiver, a passionate nature lover, and the mother of three fantastic children.

Table of Contents

Prelude
Poem for David Taylor
The Cat
Poem for Allen
Sunlight
And Light
Moths
What I Fear
Hunger
The Cold
Rhododendrons
The Blue Hour
Olsen Creek
At My Cabin Up the Swan
Day After George's Death
A New Land
Right Currency
Storm
Untitled
Conversing with Chickadees
The Moon
Red Tulips
Postcard of Light
Stopping on the Corner
Fish
Prayer
Socks
Autumn
Mist
Haiku Variations
To Turn Me Over
Neil's Grave, Pony Creek, Montana
Eating Bone
Two Eagles
The Other Side of Time
Untitled
Building
Hey You
Blue Commas
Untitled
My Baby, Still
Letter from Montreal
Poem for Jim Harrison
Poem for Robert Creeley
My Office
Two Micro Partitas for Allen
Futile Buddha #3
Futile Buddha #4
Early Morning
I Am Ignorant More than Death
Untitled
The Song of Birds
True Existence
The Stain
The Zen Chess Master
Commentary on Khoa Hu
We Are the World
Father
I
II
III
IV
Untitled
V
VI
VII
VIII
IX
X
XI
XII

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