Browse our Digital Catalog! Order Status Order toll free 1-844-276-2016
Order toll free 1-844-276-2018

Ten Poems for Difficult Times

Roger Housden
# UP8812 Hardcover, 123 pages; 2018
Currently Unavailable
When times get tough, it can be difficult to find words that capture what we're feeling and bring us comfort. In these situations, poetry can be a (figurative) life saver. That's the idea behind Ten Poems for Difficult Times, a slim collection of ten poems—about anxiety, grief, spirituality, inhumanity, joy, courage, the mystery of being—accompanied by engaging essays exploring each poem's meaning and universal themes. Penned by Maggie Smith, Conrad Aiken, Wendell Berry, Nazim Hikmet, Marie Howe, and other modern poets, these powerful selections "give a human face to our collective struggles and remind us that this human world is not only broken, it is beautiful." (KG)
Go to top
Virtual Catalog