|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Porcupine's Quill, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $16.95|
| Book Description: |
'Slack action' describes the movement of boxcars in the midst of a train that brakes and then accelerates, where 'reciprocal momentums ... meet and intermingle, the forward push / backing into slows, and the slows pulling off / pulling forward ahead of their kickbacks and jostles ...' - where certain 'single cars hidden / in the midst, scudding alone, neither pushed / nor pulled, left gentled into hiatus,' coast free. This is the space of Jeffery Donaldson's fifth collection: poems...