This Close to the Earth

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“Enid Shomer writes tautly elegant, passionate lyrics. The exactitudes of forms that other poets often find daunting elicit from her seemingly effortless yet remarkable images. This is a book full of feeling that marries art to craft.”

—Maxine Kumin


The Pope Joan section, 1992 winner of the Eunice Tietjens Memorial Prize from Poetry Magazine