The Dream of a Common Language: Poems 1974-1977

The Dream of a Common Language: Poems 1974-1977


“Certain strains had turn into like incantations to me, phrases I’d chanted to myself via sorrow and confusion” ―Cheryl Strayed, Wild

The Dream of a standard Language explores the contours of a woman’s middle and brain in language for everybody―language whose plainness, laughter, questions and the Aristocracy every body can reply to. . . . not anyone is writing higher or extra wanted verse than this.”―Boston night Globe

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