|Poems Jane Hirshfield. F IRST L IGHT E DGING C IRRUS 1025 molecules are |
enough to call wood thrush or apple. A hummingbird, fewer. A wristwatch: 1024.
An alphabet's molecules, tasting of honey, iron, and salt, cannot be counted— as
|In this luminous and authoritative new collection, Jane Hirshfield presents an ever-deepening and altering comprehension of human existence in poems utterly unique, as William Matthews once wrote of her work, in their "praise of ceaseless ...|