By David Sanders
The poems of Compass and Clock take their idea from the intersection of the flora and fauna and the human, exploring the landscapes during which these intersections happen. these landscapes diversity from David Sanders’s local midwestern nation-state to the caves of Lascaux and an enchanted lake the place relics of misplaced lives are washed ashore. but, the genuine resource of the poems’ energy is Sanders’s awareness to the overlooked or misinterpret moments, these instances while the act fails, and the perceived clashes with the actual.
Here, the fulfilling pairing of splendor and vulnerability invitations the reader to travel these uncanny landscapes from which one returns irrevocably changed?—?refreshed, yet wistful. In a evaluate of his previous limited-edition paintings, Time in Transit, the Hudson Review known as David Sanders “a poet to watch.” With the Swallow Press e-book of Compass and Clock, now we have the conclusion of that promise.
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