By Naomi Guttman
Naomi Guttman's first selection of poems marks the looks of a deeply emotional, extremely smart new voice. Its subject matter is intimacy -- ours, specially women's, adventure of intimacy in lots of varieties, the way it marks us, how we lengthy for it, the ways that it really is either our fulfilment and our undoing. The personae diversity from kids to previous women and men, jailbirds to schoolgirls; the language is selected with no ever changing into planned, detailed yet continuously musical. those are poems from and of the guts, chastened via adventure, taut with craft.
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Reasons for Winter by Naomi Guttman