by Susan Browne
Winner of the
2002 Four Way Books Intro Prize in Poetry
selected by Edward Hirsch
paper, 71 pages, $14.95
There's a ruthless authenticitya deep cherishingin Buddha's Dogs, a splendidly mature first book of poems that is filled with moments of Proustian recall, with the comedy and the anguish, the beauty and the burning of lived experience.
Edward Hirsch, judge Four Way Books Intro Prize