"“O misery” — and succinct language, they place momentary dramas into context and provide a wider window in. “Remind me again,” this poem says — but the cure is not immediate, the challenge continues."
In the novelist Barbara Kingsolver’s timely forthcoming collection of poems, “How to Fly (In Ten Thousand Easy Lessons),” one section of potent how-tos help guide readers through awkward, complicated days.
Naomi Shihab Nye
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