Open Wide, the Eye (Paperback)

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Moments of attentiveness illuminate our world, interrupting the rush of time to make each flash a revelation. Stopping to see what we may not have noticed, to listen, to feel, to remember past sensations, deepens our insights. This collection of poems examines the art of seeing with all the senses, unveiling the essential realities hidden in common objects and experiences. The attraction of rabbit to ripening pear, the crunch of shells on the beach, connections with strangers, with our families and places from the past, with a fresco, a wood engraving, a Bach oratorio... these small epiphanies are "the lingering strands of light...that bind each morning to the next.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781603819879
ISBN-10: 1603819878
Publisher: Coffeetown Press
Publication Date: May 1st, 2016
Pages: 150
Language: English