This remarkable first book traces complex and ultimately transformative connections between the poet and the landscape of her native Northern Minnesota.
Poet Li-Young Lee has written: “
Kathleen Jesme is a poet not afraid to honor great ideas. Her poems
achieve a lovely confluence of inner and outer voices.”
And poet Betty
Adcock describes this stunning collection perfectly: “
mature first book, Fire Eater
holds the reader fast from the beginning .
. . Jesme is a poet to
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