An exciting new collection of poems from "the Allen Ginsberg of Japan" (Kenneth Rexroth)
Here put your head, that desires nothing except familiarly: There your feet, bending your knees so that, bare (I remember from childhood), they would smell salt-sweet. —from 21 Poems
The newest collection by one of America’s most exciting poets
An exploration of the fascinating poetry, life and world of Sappho, including a complete translation of all her poems.
Award-winning translator Sholeh Wolpé recaptures the beauty of one of Persian literature’s most celebrated masterpieces.