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Incandescent poems approximately residing and aging―about being wakeful during this younger century―by one among our such a lot relocating and eloquent poets.

These poems chart the trips of sleepless nights whilst complete lifetimes appear to go with their tales: loves misplaced and won; young ones and seasons of their stages; and the area past, either threatening and enriching existence. The time prior to sleep acts as a call for participation to mirror at the world's quieter movements―from gardens heavy after a primary hurricane to the moon slipping into darkness in an eclipse―as good as at the refined yet relentless passage of time. Insomnia embodies Linda Pastan's sleek and iconic voice, either lucid and haunting.

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