➬ The Southern Poetry Anthology Read ➵ Author William Wright – E17streets4all.co.uk As a territory and later a state Louisiana has survived French rule Spanish rule Rebel rule and even Republican rule And somehow the people and place have managed to retain their culture and character As a territory and later a state Louisiana has survived French rule Spanish rule Rebel rule and even Republican rule And somehow the people and place have managed to retain their culture and character Whether it’s been the Natural State the Dream State or the Sportsman’s Paradise Louisiana has always been a state of resiliency community and joie de vivre Poem by poem the pages of The The Southern Epub / Southern Anthology Volume IV Louisiana demonstrate the variety and resiliency of a state that’s overcome wars hurricanes and floods to make of itself every time The lines between these covers are as beautiful and diverse as the people of Louisiana as rich as the state’s history and as promising as the future we’re all working towards—Jack B Bedell author of Come Rain Come Shine and Call and Response.
William Wright is author of seven collections of poetry four full length books including Tree Heresies Mercer University Press forthcoming Night Field Anecdote Louisiana Literature Press Bledsoe Texas Review Press and Dark Orchard Texas Review Press winner of the Breakthrough Poetry Prize Wright’s chapbooks are Sleep Paralysis Stepping Stones Press Winner.
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- The Southern Poetry Anthology
- William Wright
- 16 June 2014 William Wright