How Long She ll Last in This World Let go your keys let go your gun let go your good pen and your rings let your wolf mask go and kiss goodbye your goddess figurine With this invocation Mar a Mel ndez beckons us on a journey an exo

  • Title: How Long She'll Last in This World
  • Author: Maria Melendez
  • ISBN: 9780816525157
  • Page: 282
  • Format: Paperback
  • Let go your keys, let go your gun, let go your good pen and your rings, let your wolf mask go and kiss goodbye your goddess figurine With this invocation, Mar a Mel ndez beckons us on a journey an exotic expedition through life s mysteries in search of the finer strands of experience In a Latina voice laced with a naturalist s sense of wonder, she weaves bold images reflLet go your keys, let go your gun, let go your good pen and your rings, let your wolf mask go and kiss goodbye your goddess figurine With this invocation, Mar a Mel ndez beckons us on a journey an exotic expedition through life s mysteries in search of the finer strands of experience In a Latina voice laced with a naturalist s sense of wonder, she weaves bold images reflecting a world threaded by unseen wounds, now laid before us with an unflinching love of life and an exquisite precision of language Adopting multiple guises field researcher, laboring mother, grief stricken lover Mel ndez casts aside stereotypes and expectations to forge a new language steeped in life and landscape Whether meditating on a controlled prairie burn or contemplating the turquoise cheek of a fathead minnow, she weaves words and memories into a rich tapestry that resonates with sensual detail and magnifies her sense of maternal wildness, urging us to Love as much as you can, don t throw your heart away to just one god In her paean to the Aztec deity Tonacacihuatl, mother of the gods, Mel ndez muses that How many spirits she s twin to, and how long she ll last in this world, are secrets stashed in the rattle of corn ears, in the coils of venomous snakes Through stunning images and stark realism, her poems embrace motherhood and vocation, love and grief, land and life, to bring new meaning to the natural world and how we experience it.

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    1. Gorgeous, gorgeous poetry that illuminates Darwin, the Southwest, and birth. Very accessible, if you don't usually read poetry. My brother read her "Good News for Humans" at our wedding.

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