Something Has to Happen Next

Something Has to Happen Next

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The poems in something has to happen next, if given the chance, might peer down inquisitively from a great height; they speak of quietness, namelessness, the reachlessness of love, the fortune of animals and their silence, apocalypse, abandonment, beginnings, and more

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  • Electronic book text | 70 pages
  • University of Iowa Press
  • Iowa City, United States
  • English
  • 1587298430
  • 9781587298431

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"Concise, always surprising, these poems take you on journeys into other worlds. They break icicles from your eyes, and say, 'look at me, you've never seen me before.'"--James Tate, author, "The Ghost Soldiers "show more

About Andrew Michael Roberts

Andrew Michael Roberts is the author of "Dear Wild Abandon," selected for a 2007 PSA National Chapbook Award, and "Give Up." His poems can be found in journals such as "Tin House," " Iowa Review," "LIT," "Colorado Review," and" Gulf Coas" more

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