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A Little Larger Than the Entire Universe: Selected Poems

A Little Larger Than the Entire Universe: Selected Poems Odile Cisneros A Little Larger Than the Entire Universe: Selected Poems by Fernando Pessoa, edited and translated by Richard Zenith, Penguin Classics, 2006, $16.00, paper, ISBN 0143039555. In a poem dated April 5, 1933, the Portuguese poet Fernando Pessoa (1883-1935) wrote, “If people get tired / […]

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Overlord

Overlord Meg Tyler Overlord by Jorie Graham, Ecco Press, 2005, $22.95 cloth, ISBN 0060745657. There is something lawless about the poems in Jorie Graham’s tenth collection, Overlord (the name of a WWII allied operation on the Omaha beach in Normandy, near where Graham lives half the year with her poet-artist husband, Peter Sacks). Yet at […]