Swimming Among the Ruins Susan Gillis

ISBN: 9780921833703

Published: June 30th 2000

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89 pages


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Swimming Among the Ruins  by  Susan  Gillis

Swimming Among the Ruins by Susan Gillis
June 30th 2000 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 89 pages | ISBN: 9780921833703 | 8.57 Mb

These poems imagine the reconciliation of material reality with the spirits longing, through travel, the physical displacement of time and space, through contemplation, and through the unsettling of language. The submerged foundations of a ruinedMoreThese poems imagine the reconciliation of material reality with the spirits longing, through travel, the physical displacement of time and space, through contemplation, and through the unsettling of language.

The submerged foundations of a ruined city, place names that recall the past, ancient statuary, a drop of water echoing in an empty tomb, personal memories, heat left on a path walked by generations--these remnants of passage are examined intensely, often through a lens rippled by water or vapour, looking back toward their origins and forward into the possibilities of transformation.



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