Leaf is All by Drew Dillhunt

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Poetry. LEAF IS ALL is meticulously inventive as it considers varieties of replication—benign and malign—and the intersections, the politics, of our communal narratives of family and science. A background in biology informs this poet's compassionate, light-footed dance through patent language, botanical vocabulary, catalogs of recyclable plastics and a poem of Goethe's, all of which contribute to a larger meditation on what it means, in the dawning of a new century, to be a father, husband, and son.

About Drew Dillhunt

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Drew Dillhunt is the author of the chapbook 3,068,518 (Mudlark, No. 39, 2010). His writing has appeared in VOLT, Eclectica, Tarpaulin Sky , and Jacket and is forthcoming in anthologies from both Leaf Press and Shabda Press. An early version of LEAF IS ALL was a finalist for the National Poetry Series. He's released two albums of songs, including one with the band Fighting Shy, and is currently a member of the Seattle-based band Answering Machines. He lives in Seattle, where he serves as Associate Editor of Hummingbird Press.
Published September 1, 2015 by Bear Star Press. 100 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Fiction