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By Larry Thomas,Billy Bob Hill

A mature poet, Larry Thomas has a rare present which has developed via many years at his craft. Thomas explores the flora and fauna of Texas—its animal icons just like the Hereford or hawk or rattlesnake, the larger-than-life geography, that is the stuff out of which legends are made.

Thomas captures the spirit of position inside better truths that “travel well,” as editor Billy Bob Hill explains in his creation. Hill additionally takes cautious observe of the poet’s deft alliteration and just-right compression of language as he urges readers to take pleasure in Thomas’ poems for his or her Texas components but in addition the worldly paintings therein.

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