Slopes to the River

Author: Bassein, Beth
Year:1996
ISBN:0-7734-2753-8
978-0-7734-2753-2
Price:39.95
Poems of laughter, nostalgia, and terror permeate these poems about family, growing up, coping in the public arena, and surviving catastrophe. Subjects range from whales and skulls to beggars, students, a sick chicken, whiskey, and Saint Theresa.