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 within 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 recognition to the ignored or misinterpret moments, these occasions while the act fails, and the perceived clashes with the actual.
Here, the enjoyable pairing of beauty and vulnerability invitations the reader to travel these uncanny landscapes from which one returns irrevocably changed?—?refreshed, yet wistful. In a overview of his prior limited-edition paintings, Time in Transit, the Hudson Review known as David Sanders “a poet to watch.” With the Swallow Press ebook of Compass and Clock, we now have the belief of that promise.
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Compass and Clock: Poems by David Sanders