Titles 1996-1997

Dark Familiar, Aleda Shirley


These are poems for grown-ups who believe in life and death. A lush profusion of detail blooms from an equally lush absence. Reading Shirley's poems is like walking through a museum of priceless artifacts--at night, alone, in silence.

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Aleda Shirley is the author of two collections of poems, Chinese Architecture (University of Georgia Press, 1986) and Long Distance (University of Miami Press, 1996), which received a starred review in Publishers Weekly. She lives in Jackson, Mississippi.