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Author: Bob Hicok
Publisher: Port Townsend, Washington : Copper Canyon Press, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Takes on love and its consequences, in which "everything is allowed, minus forever." Hus musings on age, distance, imagined intimacies, real marriage, secret messages, and of course, sex and love and death pivot lithely from witty confessions to blunt confrontations, from the awkwardnesses of youthful desire to the sustained intoxication of mature love and companionship.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Hicok
ISBN: 9781556594755 1556594755
OCLC Number: 923552921
Description: ix, 93 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Speechless --
Love poem --
First light --
L'eau de vie --
After faster --
Hot --
To join my religion, breathe --
A proposal disguised as a story --
Love poem --
The private life of flesh --
High fidelity --
if I had merely said, She is good, would you have listened? --
A vision --
Microcosm --
Our porno --
Aubade --
Torn --
The pregnancy of words --
Aphrodite at eighty --
No, you go first --
The study of geometry pays off --
Homeward bound --
Guy talk --
The nth aubade --
Ideas I've been kicking around --
Churn --
Wedding vows --
No two snowflakes alike --
Standard of measurement --
Working out --
Constitutional --
Well yes, maybe --
A family matter --
I pause for menopause --
One plus one is three --
Almost full --
Friends --
Paris --
Shhhh --
When things that never happen happen --
Yom Kippur --
Getting by --
Why we must support PBS --
Artistry --
In memoriam --
Mirror mirror --
Friendship (half bitch) --
Secrets --
The Novel of a minute --
Bird on a wire --
Intro to biology --
Closing the circle --
Hey sailor --
Varieties of cool --
A picture is worth eight hundred and eighty-seven words --
She --
The clock of the long now --
Don't say a word --
Crossing I Street --
The not-so-rough and slightly tumble --
Looking up is a pain in the neck but I do it any way --
About the author.
Other Titles: Poems.
Sex and love and
Responsibility: Bob Hicok.

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Takes on love and its consequences, in which "everything is allowed, minus forever." Hus musings on age, distance, imagined intimacies, real marriage, secret messages, and of course, sex and love and death pivot lithely from witty confessions to blunt confrontations, from the awkwardnesses of youthful desire to the sustained intoxication of mature love and companionship.

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