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Shadows of penumbra

Robert L. Miles

Shadows of penumbra

a collection of poems

by Robert L. Miles

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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Robert L. Miles. Introd. by Betty H. Stokes.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.I372 S5
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p.
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5430776M
ISBN 10080222119X
LC Control Number73077405
OCLC/WorldCa724524

Define penumbra. penumbra synonyms, penumbra pronunciation, penumbra translation, English dictionary definition of penumbra. penumbra n. pl. penumbras or penumbrae 1. A partial shadow, as in an eclipse, between regions of complete shadow and complete illumination. penumbra definition: The definition of a penumbra is the lighted area around the shadow of a planet or moon during an eclipse. (noun) An example of the penumbra is the outer lighted area surrounding the shadow of the moon which is created during an ecli.   Penumbra—Michael Shewmaker’s debut collection—explores the half-shadows of a world torn between faith and doubt. From intricate descriptions of the rooms in a dollhouse, to the stark depiction of a chapel made of bones, from pre-elegies for a ghostly father, to his compelling treatment of his obsessed, human characters (a pastor, a tattoo artist, a sleepwalker, to name only a few), these.


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