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By Lesle Lewis

IN Small Boat Lesle Lewis's craft rides the waves of the recent England panorama either inner and exterior. If her international is a college, as she says, then her poems give you the glue that anchors every thing from shifts within the climate to international occasions to a cacophony of concepts. whilst sentences collide, a brand new courting starts, and Lewis's poems convey experience to those advanced and disparate juxtapositions. Small Boat, in different phrases, either creates an exhilarating chaos and offers a calming religion. The Menders And The Breakers The rain doesn't cool and is a sticky one to the current and where. Is it a weak spot, yours for narcotics? The bushes levitate and turn into mountains. You stand within the water inside of a depression boulder. Now you are a flying sandwich.

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