Touch The Darkness by Marty GervaisTouch The Darkness by Marty Gervais

Touch The Darkness

byMarty Gervais

Paperback | August 19, 2016

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This is a collection of poems Marty Gervais has written since his appointment as Windsor, Ontario's first Poet Laureate in 2011. As Susan McMaster, an Ottawa writer and past president of the League of Canadian Poets, "These rich stories of Windsor, its history and inhabitants, are told in a plain, inviting voice that distills them to their essence, concisely and precisely but with the grace and allusion of poetry. Drama, humour, secrets or surprise -- Marty Gervais is a master of the unexpected starting angle and resonant ending. Personal and historical, harrowing and laugh—out—loud, these poems are entirely seductive."

Marty Gervais was appointed Windsor's first Poet Laureate in 2011. Gervais has written more than a dozen books of poetry, as well as two plays and a novel. He is an award—winning journalist, poet, photographer and editor. In 1998, he won Toronto's prestigious Harbourfront Festival Prize for his contributions to Canadian letters and to ...
Title:Touch The DarknessFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.25 inPublished:August 19, 2016Publisher:Black Moss PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0887535577

ISBN - 13:9780887535574

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