In These Wise And Lovely Mortal Ruminations Neil Carpathios, Long One Of My Favorite Poets, Turns Fifty, That Perilous Promontory From Which The World Starts To Flicker Like An Old Neon Sign But Age Just Makes Carpathios Pay Attention All The Keenly The Joy Of This Book Is That It Makes Us Pause With Him On Our Little Human Journey And Take In The View While We Still Have Time You Couldn T Ask For A Better Guide George BilgereThe Poems In Neil Carpathios New Book, Though Much Concerned With Death, Are Very Much Alive Intelligent, Tender, Humorous, Entertaining, And Even Profound Sometimes All At The Same Time As The Best Poets Do, Carpathios Celebrates Our Astonishing Luck In Being Able, However Limited Our Time, To Behold The Lipstick Kiss On A Glass S Rim, And Listen To The Crickets Charles Harper Webb
Neil Carpathios earned an MFA from the University of Iowa Writers Workshop He has been awarded various grants and fellowships, including three Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Awards in Poetry He currently teaches at Shawnee State University in Portsmouth, Ohio.
- 110 pages
- Confessions of a Captured Angel
- Neil Carpathios
- 19 December 2018 Neil Carpathios