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The Look of Love: 17 Poems & A Memory

Alexander Lowell

These poems were written over a 35-year period (1974 - 2009). Some are in a traditional rhymed form, others contain an internal rhyme and still others are composed in free verse. The Memory of the title is written in an open-ended free-form style that the author feels best reflects the spirit of the narrative. Some of these poems were previously published in literary journals or magazines, including: Bananas (London), Rolling Stone, Poetry Motel, Richmond Quarterly, Kindred Spirit, Gairfish (Scotland) and In Focus (Cyprus). Alexander Lowell is currently a freelance journalist concentrating on food, wine and the arts. He lives in Arizona

Book Details

  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Publish Date: May 16th, 2010
  • Pages: 54
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.51in - 0.11in - 0.16lb
  • EAN: 9781452876283
  • Categories: General

About the Author

Alexander Lowell is a novelist and freelance journalist concentrating on food, wine and the arts. He has published poetry and short fiction in the US, UK and Cyprus. He has written for newspapers and magazines in Chicago, San Francisco, Western Massachusetts, Boston, Cyprus and Virginia. In 1980 he was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in Criticism (dance). He has worked as a construction laborer, cook, bartender, taxi driver, publicist, dance company manager, proofreader, paralegal and English teacher. He was educated in private high schools and colleges in Virginia and has lived for extended periods of time in Mexico, England, France, Greece, Cyprus and Kuwait. Many of the poems in this book were written in or inspired by the people, land and culture of Cyprus. He has published two mysteries, Roll Away the Stone and its sequel, Blind Faith.