Look Homeward, Asheville : Poems, Stories and Illustrations

Title

Look Homeward, Asheville : Poems, Stories and Illustrations

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Description

By Peter Olevnik [College at Brockport emeritus].

A collection of poems and stories by the College at Brockport Library's former Head of Reference. Peter is also an accomplished painter, and has his own website: http://www.peterolevnikart.com/

ISBN

0978954858

Publication Date

2008

Publication Information

Asheville, NC : Grateful Steps, 2008.

ix, 102 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Disciplines

Literature in English, North America

Department

Library

Comments

Located in Drake Library at: PS3615.L48 L66 2008

CONTENTS: Poetry: Times and places: Asheville: a sonnet -- The limbs in Riverside -- Trier's Park -- By the river's edge -- A summer afternoon -- Like a raindrop ; Musings and introspections: The icicle -- Snow -- A kind of immortality -- Nothing -- Into nothing -- Victory of blackest reason -- Children of the earth -- The night the queen's head died -- Cancer -- Think of it still -- The Lake Street "L" -- A thousand tears ; Fables and tales: We took off Emily Dickinson's clothes ; A dream parable ; Empress of the citadel ; Stanley's gulag soul ; Kenny's war of 1944 ; Refugees ; Dimes – Stories: Look homeward, Asheville -- My friend Jesus -- Big blue -- Chapel of immortality