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By Ron Smith

From the Mediterranean to the yankee West, the poems in Ron Smith's new assortment circulate throughout time and position to discover trustworthy truths via own statement. past his personal reports Smith attracts from the lives of impressive and various figures -- Edward Teller, Edgar Allan Poe, Mickey Mantle, Ezra Pound, Robert Penn Warren, Jesse Owens, Leni Riefenstahl, and so forth.

Its Ghostly Workshop probes the fallibility of philosophy whereas strengthening the search for sure bet. brooding about and weighing, those are poems able to conviction in addition to doubt. just like the urban of Rome, the topic on the book's heart, Its Ghostly Workshop goals to rewire us, to "virus" us, to "rush" us "with visionary blazes, cascades / of reminiscence, incandescent logic."

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