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Publisher: Thomas Whittaker: February 1891
Seller ID: 20080301135484
Condition: Used - Very Good
By: CHARLES WRIGHT
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2007-06-12
Seller ID: 20070727117489
After the end of something, there comes another end,
This one behind you, and far away.
Only a lifetime can get you to it,
and then just barely.
Littlefoot, the eighteenth book from one of this country's most acclaimed poets, is an extended meditation on mortality, on the narrator's search of the skies for a road map and for last instructions on "the other side of my own death." Following the course of one year, the poet's seventieth, we witness the seasons change over his familiar postage stamps of soil, realizing that we are ref...