By Reginald Gibbons
This new assortment via award-winning writer Reginald Gibbons explores human adventure and reminiscence in usual settingscity flats, rural roads, cleaning soap operas, and juvenile courtas method to comprehend the depths of concept and feeling in our daily encounters. those narrative meditations explode with imagery, having a look and listening deeply into our daily experiencethe awesome in the usual, the very unlikely in the possible.
Reginald Gibbons is the writer of various collections of poetry and fiction. His publication Creatures of a Day was once a poetry finalist for the nationwide e-book Award. He lives in Evanston, IL, the place he teaches at Northwestern University.
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