The Lunatic

The Lunatic

Charles Simic


From Pulitzer Prize winner and previous poet laureate charles simic comes a stunning choice of poems as unique, meditative, and funny because the poet himself

This most modern quantity of poetry from Charles Simic, one in every of America's so much celebrated poets, demonstrates his respected signature style—a mixture of wry depression and sardonic wit. those seventy luminous poems diversity in topic from mortality to non-public advertisements, from the easy wonders of nature to his adolescence in war-torn Yugoslavia.

For greater than fifty years, Simic has thrilled readers along with his leading edge shape, quiet humor, and his infrequent skill to limn our inside existence and concisely catch the intensity of human emotion. those lovely, succinct poems validate and toughen Simic's value and relevance in sleek poetry.

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