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Phoenix Poets (Paperback): Romey's Order (Paperback)

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Romey's Order is an indelible sequence of poems voiced by an invented (and inventive) boy-speaker called Romey, set alongside a river in the South Carolina lowcountry.As the word-furious eye and voice of these poems, Romey urgently records--and tries to order--the objects, inscape, injuries, and idiom of his blood-home and childhood world. Sounding out the nerves and nodes of language to transform every burn-mark and blemish, to bind our river-wrack and leavings, Romey seeks to forge finally (if
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