Saving Daylight

Saving Daylight

Jim Harrison


Named to the striking Books of the yr lists from The Kansas urban superstar and the Michigan Library Association.

"Jim Harrison is a author with immortality in him."—The occasions (London)

"This is [Harrison's] so much powerful, sure-footed, and blood-raising poetry assortment to date."—Booklist

Jim Harrison—one of America's so much cherished writers—calls his poetry "the precise bones of my life." even if he's top referred to as a fiction author, it truly is as a poet that Publishers Weekly famously referred to as him an "untrammeled renegade genius."

Saving sunlight, Harrison's 10th selection of poetry, is his first e-book of recent poems in a decade. All of Harrison's considerable passions for all times are poured into suites, prose poems, letter-poems, or even lyrics for a mariachi band.

The topics and issues are wide-ranging—from the heart-rending "Livingston Suite," the place a boy drowns within the neighborhood river and the physique is found by way of the poet's wife—to the most harrowing political poems of Harrison's occupation. there's additionally a solid of creature characters—bears, canines, birds, fish—as good because the woodlands, thickets, and low towns of Arizona, Montana, Michigan, France, and Mexico.

"Imagination is my in simple terms possession," Harrison as soon as acknowledged. And Saving sunlight is an mind's eye in complete, exuberant bloom.

Jim Harrison is the writer of over thirty books of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. His paintings has been translated into dozens of languages. Born and raised in Michigan, he now lives in Montana and Arizona.

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