Scattered Cranes Scattered Cranes is a bit of an elegy to time spent rodeoing roughnecking and construction work on bridges across bodies of water large and small in those areas of America that the coastal bound fly

  • Title: Scattered Cranes
  • Author: Guinotte Wise
  • ISBN: 9780997870671
  • Page: 312
  • Format: Paperback
  • Scattered Cranes is a bit of an elegy to time spent rodeoing, roughnecking and construction work on bridges across bodies of water large and small in those areas of America that the coastal bound fly over, barely registering the beauty of the farmland patterns and jungles below Then clouds form a protective layer There is no protective layer in Scattered Cranes Some ofScattered Cranes is a bit of an elegy to time spent rodeoing, roughnecking and construction work on bridges across bodies of water large and small in those areas of America that the coastal bound fly over, barely registering the beauty of the farmland patterns and jungles below Then clouds form a protective layer There is no protective layer in Scattered Cranes Some of it is down and dirty, while other passages are dreamlike and aspirational, with a thread of humor And where there is humor, there is optimism As the foreword says, it s like rodeo, you re out there with your try Scattered Cranes is a bustling, dusty arena for Wise s try Enjoy it a compelling and essential collection of bare knuckle poetry Ben Banyard, Editor Publisher Clear Poetry, UK Expect Wise s world to stay inside you after you ve read it, and roll to the surface for attention like a memory or a dream Chelsea Laine Wells, Writer, Fiction Editor Hypertext, Hypernova, b Oink Wise s collection is both hauntingly nostalgic and piercingly urgent Jen Knox, Author of After the Gazebo and The Glass City

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    1. Guinotte Wise

      Wise won the H Palmer Hall Award for his collection of short stories, Night Train, Cold Beer published by Pecan Grove Press in 2013 Some work, both welded steel and writing can be seen at wisesculpture His FB author s page is facebook RenoPeteStCyr And his author s page is Guinotte Wise eTweet him NoirBut He s won some other literary awards and his words have been allowed into 60 reviews, anthologies and journals, including Best New Writing 2015 His novel, Ruined Days, was released in Dec 2015 by Black Opal Books Resume Speed, a collection of short stories is coming in June, 2016, also from Black Opal Books, publisher A second thriller, L.A Hardscape, is in progress scheduled for late 2017 A poetry collection, Scattered Cranes, is to be published early 2017 GW s MFA was self awarded In dusty rodeo arenas, on mean streets and gravel roads, working on steel high above Lake Texoma and Duluth, Minnesota Driving the deceased around in black hearses Tending bar Oh, he did get some higher education, about six years worth, at U of Arkansas, Westminster, and KC Art Institute, just not any initials to make his resume sparkle Come to think of it, in his working life, he didn t use a resume People hired him because he was good, fast, cheap and kind to animals Toward the end, he wasn t quite as cheap He worked in KC, Omaha, Detroit, Chicago, Milwaukee, Los Angeles, then back to KC Advertising Most of it as a creative director on cars, hotels, chain saws, lawnmowers, beer, banks, tourism, construction equipment, motorcycles, fashion, music, Turns out, it was all material To prepare him for this marvelous writer s life he took up a couple years ago And he s a sculptor, as well Welded steel See that at wisesculpture if you wish.

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