Birds of Wisconsin #2020

Birds of Wisconsin B.J. Best Birds of Wisconsin This collection is as the young Owen Gromme hoped an atlas to a new constellation of birds but is also a landscape of human events and places The language in these poems is as concise and beautiful

  • Title: Birds of Wisconsin
  • Author: B.J. Best
  • ISBN: 9780898232516
  • Page: 120
  • Format: Paperback
  • Birds of Wisconsin B.J. Best This collection is, as the young Owen Gromme hoped, an atlas to a new constellation of birds, but is also a landscape of human events and places The language in these poems is as concise and beautiful as bird wings, and page after page is filled with the sweet sorrow of song and flight Joyce Sutphen The poems of a man who has been watching and listening to bird This collection is, as the young Owen Gromme hoped, an atlas to a new constellation of birds, but is also a landscape of human events and places The language in these poems is as concise and beautiful as bird wings, and page after page is filled with the sweet sorrow of song and flight Joyce Sutphen The poems of a man who has been watching and listening to birds and to the world Owen Gromme, the remarkable artist who painted portraits of 600 Wisconsin birds, appears in these poems along with human and avian songs, prayers, and facts Susan Firer
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    1. I enjoyed reading these poems about Wisconsin and birds It was comforting reading about birds I see on my hikes killdeer, coots, nuthatches, and goldfinches The book is split up into a few different sections and I think I liked The Prayers of Birds section the best as they were short and funny Here s my favs The Prayer of the Common PigeonForgive me, I have defiled yet another city statue.I have eaten old popcorn on the sidewalk.I have edged near old men and cooed like a lover.I have forgotten w [...]

    2. If you love poetry, birds, and or nature in any way, shape or formriously do yourself the favor and go read this What a stunning, little collection full of utterly evocative poems I just finished it, and I already want to flip back to the beginning and read it all over again.

    3. B.J Best takes the reader on a journey in his book of poems titled Birds of Wisconsin The journey is occupied by birds, goes within birds, and is about birds The journey takes you where the birds live and reveals what drives them The poems also do than this The poems give a beautiful, yet sometimes haunting, insight into the many birds of Wisconsin There are times when the lives and actions of the birds might be connecting to the human observer Best cares about birds and people too, and this sh [...]

    4. When I think of birds, I generally associate them with pigeon poop on statues or the sound my cat makes when she spies one out the window and decides she s hungry Thinking of birds as needing, and having, prayers never occurred to me until I read this collection of poems BJ Best has envisioned a remarkable view of the experiences on this earth through the lens of birds His birds fly, land, and pray, whether they are eagles or wrens or barn owls Seagulls, however, do not pray they are atheists I [...]

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