By James Mackie,Mark St.John
In this assortment, the writer chronicles his trip from residing within the quick speed chaos of internal urban Richmond, VA, to the quietness and bucolic environment of a log cabin in Bowling eco-friendly, VA the place he lives this day - quite a few scant miles in distance, yet worlds away. yet, as is said:No subject the place you move; there you're. It turns into visible that in this era, the poetic spirit follows him alongside, or even it leads him alongside - ever looking - ever studying - ever therapeutic and being healed - trying to find what the instant has to offer.As James has stated: "A existence with out mirrored image is a lifestyles with out which means. Poetry isn't rather a lot the phrases on paper, yet a mirrored image of who we're during this very moment".
Inspired through many poets, saints, and sages, James mixes his particular mix of established and loose verse, or even throws in a sonnet or , to color for us A Portrait in Green.
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A Portrait in Green: Selected Poems of James Mackie by James Mackie,Mark St.John