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Older Now

Poems
  • Also available as: Dust Jacket Hardcover, E-Book
  • Published: June 2018
  • Format: Perfect Bound Softcover(B/W)
  • Pages: 100
  • Size: 6x9
  • ISBN: 9781984534606
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Older Now: Poems is a collection of LELjr’s most recent poetry. As with his first collection, Out of My Mind: Poems, the new book reflects on parenthood, romantic love, aging, memory, and mortality in their various expressions—contemplation, introspection, insight, and emotion—as he has grown older. The poems are more inward-looking than the earlier ones. “I am everyone I have ever been,” he says. Yet as he writes in the title poem, he says “I find myself in a narrowing space between memory and mortality, and I am not at all sure which way to look” as he explores T. S. Eliot’s “overwhelming question”: Has it all been worth it? He hopes these poems evoked similar types of reflection by readers who are, will someday be, or know someone who is “older now.”

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