The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart
Genre: Anthology (Poems)
- Coulehan, Jack
- Date of entry: Apr-24-2006
This large, wide-ranging anthology is subtitled Poems for Men. The editors consider 16 aspects of male life and experience, and present groups of poems illustrating each aspect. Each section is introduced by a few pages of commentary. Representative sections include Approach to Wildness, Father's Prayers for Sons and Daughters, War, I Know the Earth and I Am Sad, Making a Hole in Denial, Anger Hatred Outrage, Earthly Love, and Zaniness.
Robert Bly, James Hillman, & Michael Meade