Hawks on Wires: Poems, 2005-2010

By Dave Smith

10 ratings - 3.8* vote

Dave Smith's sixteenth poetry collection chronicles the arc of almost sixty years living in the American South. From dusty sawmills to the ubiquitous Waffle House, Hawks on Wires stages both mortal and comic dramas that speak to the poet's autumnal acceptance of himself and the South.Poems of growing up engaged with the people of the coast and woodlands--boatmen, hunters, Dave Smith's sixteenth poetry collection chronicles the arc of almost sixty years living in the American South.

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Book details

Paperback, 94 pages
Edition Language
English

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Derek Jackson

A fine collection of poems by a modern master of language. His output is prolific and the poem "Come-Along" will likely become standard college curriculum if it hasn't already.

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