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Catching Light: Poems Kathryn Stripling Byer

Catching Light: Poems

Kathryn Stripling Byer

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ISBN : 9780807127698
Hardcover
62 pages
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In these poems, Kathryn Stripling Byer searches for the language of ageing, for a way of confronting every womans fear of looking in the mirror and seeing an old woman staring back. Inspired by a series of photographs entitled Evelyn, which depictsMoreIn these poems, Kathryn Stripling Byer searches for the language of ageing, for a way of confronting every womans fear of looking in the mirror and seeing an old woman staring back. Inspired by a series of photographs entitled Evelyn, which depicts a former artists model in her declining years, still full of life and facing death with flair and wit - these poems contemplate the enigmatic, but inevitable, process of growing old.