By Joy Davidman,Don W. King
The first complete choice of Davidman's poetry, A bare Tree contains the poems that initially seemed in her Letter to a Comrade (1938), 40 different released poems, and greater than 200 formerly unpublished poems that got here to gentle in a amazing 2010 discovery.
Of certain curiosity is Davidman's series of forty-five love sonnets to C. S. Lewis, which provide wonderful facts of her non secular struggles with reference to her emotions for Lewis, her experience of God's operating in her lonely lifestyles, and her mounting frustration with Lewis for preserving her at arm's size emotionally and physically.
Readers of those Davidman poems -- prepared chronologically via Don King -- will realize 3 ordinary, overarching subject matters: God, dying, and immortality; politics, together with capitalism and communism; and (the such a lot through a long way) romantic, erotic love. This quantity marks pleasure Davidman as a determine to be reckoned with within the panorama of twentieth-century American poetry.
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