Download e-book for iPad: The Abridged History of Rainfall (McSweeney's Poetry Series) by Jay Hopler

By Jay Hopler

Jay Hopler's moment assortment, a mourning music for his father, is an elegy of uproar, a careening hymn to catastrophe and its aftermath. In lyric poems via turns droll and desolate, Hopler records the fight to stay within the face of serious loss, a job that sends him ranging via Florida's torrid subtropics, the mountains of the yankee West, the streets of Rome, and the Umbrian geographical region. brilliant, dynamic, unrestrained: The Abridged heritage of Rainfall is a competition of sparkling saints and scuffling with cocks, of firebombs and birdsong.

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