Meaning to Go to the Origin in Some Way

Meaning to Go to the Origin in Some Way

4 (3 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days
When will my order arrive?


The poems in Meaning to Go to the Origin in Some Way arise amidst those remnants, historical and everyday, that redefine what we know to be underfoot in the places we live. From the Rose Creek Preserve to Koppel Farm Community Garden to a backyard on Pioneer Hill - and in many spaces in between - these poems suggest that, as ecologically-attuned 21st century inhabitants, we need to not only understand the complex of relationships - as scientists help us do - but also to listen deeply for meanings at every level with a various awareness of what lives and more

Product details

  • Paperback | 78 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 110g
  • Shearsman Books
  • Exeter, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1848613938
  • 9781848613935
  • 2,446,594

About Linda Russo

Linda Russo ( is the author of three books of poetry, including The Enhanced Immediacy of the Everyday (Chax Press, 2015) and Meaning to Go to the Origin in Some Way (Shearsman Books, 2015); a collection of lyric essays, To Think of her Writing Awash in Light, selected by John D'Agata as the winner of Subito Press inaugural creative nonfiction prize, is forthcoming (2015). Scholarly essays have appeared in Among Friends: Engendering the Social Site of Poetry (University of Iowa Press) and other edited collections, and as the preface of Joanne Kyger's About Now: Collected Poems (National Poetry Foundation). She lives in the Columbia River Watershed (eastern Washington State, U.S. America) and she teaches at Washington State more

Rating details

3 ratings
4 out of 5 stars
5 33% (1)
4 33% (1)
3 33% (1)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X