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Download e-book for kindle: Eyes Have I That See: Selected Poems by Father John Julian OJN

By Father John Julian OJN

ISBN-10: 1612616402

ISBN-13: 9781612616407

From tough folk-verse to high-flown poesy, from a nine-line rhyme to a six-hundred-line epic, either the fashion and style of the poetry during this quantity disguise a vast variety of poetic chance. this is often the 1st quantity of John Julian’s poetry ever released, revealing a massive new American poetic voice.

“Poignant, packed with grit and part and people occasional bolts of strength that tear phrases into their primal components after which radiate light.” —Mark S. Burrows, poet, professor, translator of Rilke

"John Julian is of an extended and noble line, that of the Priest-Poet. he's the bearer of the a little bit weighty mantle that has been carried by way of Herbert, Donne, Hopkins, Merton, R.S. Thomas and Roseliep. In those poems he actually offers existence to Rilke’s definition of what a poet does: he praises!" —Jamie Parsley, poet, Episcopal priest, writer of Fargo, 1957

"Sometimes he sings with the grim elegaic readability of a somber monk, yet then catches like a sob within the throat with a few sharp-poignant be aware. take pleasure in this ceremonial dinner, sour and sweet." —Tobias Stanislas Haller, BSG, Vicar of St. James, Bronx, New York

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