Crossing the Ladder of the Sun by Laura ApolCrossing the Ladder of the Sun by Laura Apol

Crossing the Ladder of the Sun

byLaura Apol

Paperback | November 30, 2003

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In her new collection of poetry, Crossing the Ladder of Sun, Laura Apol explores the ordinary moments of life-watching her daughter, picking blueberries, sharing confidences with friends, arriving and leaving, and driving, always driving-and transforms them into the extraordinary. This book is rich with the lyrical found in what is considered the mundane as it portrays the multiple roles of a woman's life-mother, daughter, lover, ex-wife, friend. Apol's highly personal poems reflect a caring and compassion that transcends loneliness and heartache.

Laura Apol is Associate Professor of Education at Michigan State University. Her poetry has appeared in numerous anthologies and literary journals, including a full-length collection, Falling into Grace. Her co-edited collection for young readers, Learning to Live in the World: Earth Poems by William Stafford, was the winner of a Hungr...
Title:Crossing the Ladder of the SunFormat:PaperbackDimensions:79 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.3 inPublished:November 30, 2003Publisher:Michigan State University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0870136852

ISBN - 13:9780870136856

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