Practice, Restraint by Laura Sims
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Practice, Restraint
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Practice, Restraint

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Practice, Restraint by Laura Sims

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Winner of the 2005 Alberta Prize. Laura Sims's exquisite debut is the work of an organic synthesizer, one practiced in the restrained art of listening. Her poems exhibit an attenuation that is akin to devotion by means of maxim and miniaturization, she sorts and stacks the products of humanness. Memes and phonemes of a haiku-like fineness are thereby invited to break the surface of the page. Those pre-hung doors of the native state the return to a native, pre-eminent state wholly immanent, wise and wooly.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780974090993
ISBN-10: 0974090999
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 152mm x 8mm)
Pages: 80
Imprint: Fence Magazine Inc, Division of Fence Books
Publisher: Fence Magazine Inc, Division of Fence Books
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Laura Sims

LAURA SIMS lives in Madison, Wisconsin, where she teaches English and Creative Writing. Her poems have appeared in the journals 6 X 6, 3rd Bed, Boston Review, and 26, among others. Her chapbook, Bank Book, was published by Answer Tag Press in 2004.

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