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Selected by Tyehimba Jess, Ruth Ellen Kocher, and Jill McDonough as winner of the 2017 James Laughlin Award.

 

"Bury It, sam sax’s urgent, thriving excavation of desire, is lit with imagery and purpose that surprises and jolts at every turn. Exuberant, wild, tightly knotted mesmerisms of discovery inhabit each poem in this seethe of hunger and sacred toll of toil. A vitalizing and necessary book of poems that dig hard and lift luminously." 
—Tyehimba Jess

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