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A timbered choir

the sabbath poems, 1979-1997

by Wendell Berry

  • 157 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Counterpoint in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious poetry, American.,
  • Nature -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWendell Berry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3552.E75 T55 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 216 p. ;
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL345887M
    ISBN 101887178686
    LC Control Number98004925

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The verses do not sing like a Robert Frost piece, or reverberate with resonance in the same way that Henry Beston beckons you out of doors to enjoy the simple old s: Poet, novelist, and environmentalist Wendell Berry lives in Port Royal, Kentucky near his birthplace, where he has maintained a farm for over 40 years.

Mistrustful of technology, he holds deep reverence for the land and is a staunch defender of agrarian values. He is the author of over 50 books of poetry, fiction, and essays. His poetry celebrates the holiness of life and everyday. A small collection of Berrys Sabbath poems were published inbut A Timbered Choir gathers all of these singular pieces to date.

Berrys Sabbath poems embrace much that is elemental to human life--beauty, death, peace, and his preface to the collection, Berry writes about the growing audience for public poetry : Paperback.

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A Timbered Choir Even while I dreamed I prayed that what I saw was only fear and no foretelling, for I saw the last known landscape destroyed for the sake of the objective, the soil bludgeoned, the rock blasted. Those who had wanted to go home would never get there now.

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While he sees poetry in the public eye as a good thing, Berry asks us to recognize the private life of the poem. These Sabbath poems were written "in silence, in solitude, and mainly out of doors," and tell us about "moments when heart and mind are open and aware."Many years of writing have won Wendell Berry the affection of a broad public.

Get this from a library. A timbered choir: the sabbath poems, [Wendell Berry] -- "For more than two decades, Wendell Berry has spent his Sonday mornings in a kind of walking meditation, observing the world and writing poems."--Jacket.

This. While in New York, he completed his first book of poetry, November Twenty Six Nineteen Hundred Sixty Three, a single long poem in ten stanzas as an elegy to John F. Kennedy and national loss. Later in he published his first collection, The Broken Ground which explored the themes that would dominate his work, “the cycle of life and death, Author: Patrick Murfin.

A Timbered Choir (Paperback) The Sabbath Poems By Wendell Berry. Counterpoint LLC,pp. Publication Date: Ma   I find little to disagree with in A Timbered Choir: The Sabbeth Poemsthough I haven’t found the poems quite as stimulating as I thought they might be judging from poems I’ve previously read.

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A Timbered Choir available for download and read online in other formats. A Timbered Choir (Paperback) Average rating: 4 out of 5 stars, based on 1 reviews 1 reviews. Wendell Berry. Walmart # $ $ 90 $ $ List Was $ $ This book is organized chronologically, containing poems written between and The poems at the start of the book are profound.

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