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Mayapple Press author Sarah Busse to appear at the Wisconsin Book Festival

Sarah Busse - author of Somewhere Piano

Sarah Busse, author of the newly published

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Somewhere Piano – Sarah Busse

Somewhere Piano - Sarah Busse

Somewhere Piano – Sarah Busse

Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound. 72 pages
$14.95 plus S&H
2012, ISBN 978-1-936419-13-5


As part of the Wisconsin Writers Awards, “Somewhere Piano” was awarded the 2012 Posner Poetry Book Award by the Council for Wisconsin Writers


Praise for “Somewhere Piano”
Strike motherhood off the list of sentimental subjects. This resonant, intelligent debut reminds us that “spring is a burning season” and how fierce family breakfast can be on either side of the kitchen window. Sarah Busse fills the branches of these poems with eggs, birds, and other emblems of latency and desire, and her rhymes call beautifully

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