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Northern Oracle By Ra Press
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Eight poets join together in a journey of the literary spirit in the Adirondacks. NORTHERN ORACLE is a most interesting collection that strikes to the heart of wilderness epiphany.
Letters (1855) By Rick Henry
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Follow James and Sadie Grey, separated by one crisis after another as James is called to a difficult birth, before being summoned north to The Hollow, a haven for young girls who suffer a variety of... More > traumas, to investigate a rash of mysterious 'faintings.' At home, Sadie cares for patients and the practice, and encounters several mysteries of her own, including a hidden pregnancy, a fake birth, and a mistaken baby, who vanishes after a mishap at the county fair when a lantern tips during a Fox sisters' séance.< Less
The Starksboro 5 By Dave Donohue
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In The Starksboro 5, a small group of friends, members of the Sixties counterculture, move into an old farmhouse in Vermont in an attempt to avoid the madness of war and create their own universe of... More > harmony.< Less
Wander-Thrush By David Crews
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PUBLISHED BY RA PRESS. "The writing of David Crews in Wander-Thrush is as evocative as a Hudson River School painting that uses words instead of oil and canvas. These essays are a history... More > lesson, a naturalist’s field journal and an elegiac personal tribute to the Adirondack Park, one of the world’s great natural treasures. Wander-Thrush is poetry in narrative form, which will help even people who have never been to the Adirondacks imagine this wild, hardscrabble and unforgettable terrain of mountains, bogs and birdsong." -Darryl McGrath, author of Flight Paths: A Field Journal of Hope, Heartbreak, and Miracles with New York's Bird People< Less
Undiscovered Country By Judith Dow Moore
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Exquisite poetry from a writer whose life has been lived largely in the Champlain Valley, specifically in the Adirondack hamlet of Westport. UNDISCOVERED COUNTRY is a lyrical stroll through the... More > seasons, a chapbook filled with philosophical insight and lush descriptions of a natural world that is the North Country.< Less
North of Albany By Mary L. Randall
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NORTH of ALBANY is a tale of childhood in its many incarnations. One moment sudden tragedy. The next moment surrealistic wonder. But mostly what both childhood and this marvelous novel are concerned... More > with is the act of learning about the world and the people who inhabit it, especially that group of people who so closely follows us through life - family.< Less
Showdown in Tangier By Ra Press
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SHOWDOWN IN TANGIER is a collection of writings by Dave Donohue and other poets (Sean Tierney, est folsom, Christopher Ricker) celebrating a small literary movement - the NEO-BEAT POETS BURLINGTON -... More > that took place in Burlington VT from 2009 to 2014.The poets and Donohue were inspired by the Beat Writers of the 50s and 60s. This book is a joyful celebration of that time!< Less
Cure Cottage By Charles Watts
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Robert Louis Stevenson, Christy Mathewson, and Adelaide Crapsey hook up in a tuberculosis Cure Cottage in the Bardo. A family deals with its patriarch’s dementia. An aging Doyen gets revenge on... More > people from her past. A couple deals with the death of a beloved dog. An addict seeks help from his best friend and an old lover. Funny, poignant, haunting, and perceptive, these one-act plays deal with contemporary issues and the way people handle them. They are poetic, literary, and accessible and are both easily read and simply staged. Be prepared to be challenged and amused!< Less
Tao in the Park By Christopher Ricker
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Only the human mind can lose itself without ever going anywhere. Often it takes a quiet stroll through the forest just to remember that we are here, and more importantly, that we are not the only... More > ones here. Nature is an unabating tutor of presence and harmony, and Ricker's poems are like the notes of a summa cum laude.< Less
Body of Water By Madeline Hennessey
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This collection explores love, nostalgia, and the fragile human body through the lens of the natural world, its waterways and creatures. These poems weather monsoons, dive into oceans, and navigate... More > rivers and lakes. They map fear and desire, shame and weakness, longing and satisfaction. They are concrete and imaginative, mythical and mundane, lyrical and plain-spoken. They ask what the body can do, what the natural world can show us, and what forms love can take. They capture a few small moments and convey the human need for both anchors and open sails.< Less