Lucille Clifton

Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988–2000

The long-awaited collection by one of the most distinguished poets working today.
33 printed pages
Original publication



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    Menna Abu Zahrahas quoted4 months ago
    Grateful acknowledgment is made to Copper Canyon Press for permission to reprint poems from the book of light, Copyright © 1993 by Lucille Clifton.
    Two lines from House of Light by Mary Oliver. Copyright © 1990 by Mary Oliver. Reprinted by permission of Beacon Press, Boston.
    Menna Abu Zahrahas quoted4 months ago
    far memory
    a poem in seven parts
    Menna Abu Zahrahas quoted4 months ago
    what i can promise to be is water,
    water plain and direct as Niagara.

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