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By Barbara Eknoian,Donna Hilbert

ISBN-10: 1492741914

ISBN-13: 9781492741916

Award-winning poet and writer Barbara Eknoian affirms with heat and wit how one can pass domestic back, and indicates for you to take the woman out of latest Jersey, position her within the enjoyable and sunlight of California, yet you can’t take New Jersey out of the lady. sit down a spell, play the Platters or Nat King Cole’s “A Blossom Fell,” and browse how sweetly Barbara casts her spell of everlasting, heartfelt longing—her unforgettable hiraeth—for her previous New Jersey fireplace. She builds vignettes of long-gone relatives and friends—sometimes ominous—and as fragile and fleeting as snowflakes. Barbara’s soft reminiscences holiday bread together with her reader as she stocks her intimate be aware album and lightly invitations us to “come examine one other type of beauty,” and asks in her poem, “Holding On”: “How are you able to toss out a memory?”
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