As three worlds collide, a mother''s Philippines, a father''s India and the poet''s contemporary America, the resulting impressions are chronicled in this collection of incisive and penetrating verse
The writer weaves her words carefully into a wise and affecting embroidery that celebrates the senses while remaining down-to-earth and genuine.We see that everything is in fact miracle fruit, including this book itself.-Andrew HudginsAimee Nezhukumatathil was the Middlebrook Poetry Fellow at the Institute for Creative Writing at the University of Wisconsin. She received her B.A. and M.F.A. in poetry and creative nonfiction from Ohio State University. She is currently an assistant professor of English at the State University of New York in Fredonia.