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kindle ✓ Columbarium Ò Phoenix Poets Series read × moneyexpresscard ↠ Winner of the 2003 National Book Critics Circle Award in the category of poetryIn her long awaited fourth book of poetry Susan Stewart gives us a series of splendid numinous poems about truths learned with the mind butD lover to beloved and mortal to the gods The book arrives as a meditative gift from one of our most respected poet critics Stewart frames her Columbarium with four poems paying homage to the elements to their destructive and creative aspects and to their roles in the human and than human worlds Both nest and crypt the book's center holds an alphabet of shadow georgics poems of instruction and doubt that link knowledge and t Note the author was my college thesis advisor I have to admit that I'm not usually much of a fan of modern poetry most of the stuff I like is from at the very latest the mid 20th century But I liked Stewart's poems a lot with her excellent use of language and compelling imagery especially literary and other allusions I may have to re evaluate modern poetry now Hearing it read aloud from the National Library Service for the Blind was a bit weird at first but I think ultimately helped me appreciate it We'll definitely try of Stewart's books and some contemporary poetry in general

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He unconscious uestions of mortality of goodness and suffering and of the fragility and power of memory animate these poems In one poem an apple calls the narrator back from the dead to savor the echoes of its varieties in myth and literature In another the seeds of a pear tree reveal the essential unity that makes the diversity of existence possibleStewart's Columbarium is both a memorial to the dead and a testament to life I've heard such good things about this one

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Columbarium Phoenix Poets SeriesWinner of the 2003 National Book Critics Circle Award in the category of poetryIn her long awaited fourth book of poetry Susan Stewart gives us a series of splendid numinous poems about truths learned with the mind but set free through the senses Modeled on the seventeenth century practice of century forms or books of one hundred pages Columbarium expresses the bond between the living and the dead in voices of parent to chil Columbarium means a dove cote or pigeon coop Smashing