|Series title:||Mary Burritt Christiansen Poetry Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||University of New Mexico Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $18.95|
| Book Description: |
In this stunning first collection of poems, Noah Blaustein's narrators face the complexities that shape a life: adolescence, fatherhood, our responsibility for the lives of others, the exhilaration of romantic love, and memory. These anxious, frequently witty poems flirt with physical danger, with grief and happiness, and with mortality as a means to transcend the mundane in our day-to-day lives. As the parent narrator says at the end of "Rave On": "This / life of mine I now know /...