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October :: Louise Glück. 1. Is it winter again, is it cold again, didn’t Frank just slip on the ice, didn’t he heal, weren’t the spring seeds planted. didn’t the night end, didn’t the melting ice flood the narrow gutters. wasn’t my body rescued, wasn’t it safe.


October (section I) - Is it winter again, is it cold again, Is it winter again, is it cold again, ... Louise Glück is the recipient of many awards and served as a Chancellor for the Academy of American Poets and the Library of Congress's poet laureate consultant in poetry. More Louise Glück >


Louise Glück was born in New York City in 1943 and grew up on Long Island. She attended Sarah Lawrence College and Columbia University. Considered by many to be one of America’s most talented contemporary poets, Glück is noted for her poetry’s technical precision, sensitivity, and insight into…


October by Louise Gluck. .Is it winter again is it cold againdidnt Frank just slip on the icedidnt he heal werent the spring seeds planted. Page


October is one medium-length poem told in six parts. Gluck's contemplation of the waning of the seasons reminded me powerfully of the classic Greek myth regarding the seasons: Persephone is dragged to the underworld, and the natural world grieves with Demeter. Gluck contemplates violence and earth and the difficulty of revival in this piece.


Louise Glück is the author of more than a dozen books of poems and a collection of essays. Her many awards include the Pulitzer Prize for The Wild Iris, the National Book Critics Circle Award for The Triumph of Achilles, the Bollingen Prize, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Poems: 1962-2012, and the Wallace Stevens Award from the Academy of American Poets.


October By Louise Glück Quarterback Chapbook Series Sarabande Books. $8.95. 20 pages. Reviewed by Stephen Page Autumn After the Fall While I as reading Louise Glück’s chapbook "October", I noted a theme that threaded throughout the poem--aftermath. October has always been a special month for me. A time of change. A time of clarity. It…


Louise Elisabeth Glück (born April 22, 1943) is an American poet.She was appointed Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 2003, after serving as a Special Bicentennial Consultant three years prior in 2000. She won the National Book Award for Poetry in 2014 for Faithful and Virtuous Night


Read more from Louise Gluck on The New Yorker . Newsletter. Get the ... October 22, 2007 Issue. Marriage. By Louise Gluck. October 15, 2007. Poems. August 13, 2007 Issue. A Village Life.


Louise Glück was born in New York City on April 22, 1943, and grew up on Long Island. She is the author of numerous books of poetry, most recently, Faithful and Virtuous Night (Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2014), which won the 2014 National Book Award in Poetry; Poems 1962-2012 (Farrar, Straus, and ...