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  • To the Bramble and the Briar
  • Steve Scafidi
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  • 14 November 2019
  • 9781557286512

2 thoughts on “To the Bramble and the Briar

  1. says:

    Please see my review in Civil War Monitor

  2. says:

    Takes in the massively dramatic and complicated topic of the Civil War its instigations and its politics and its legacy and revisits it with wit beautiful technical skill imagination witty surrealism and grace

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To the Bramble and the Briar

S a man is tarred and feathered his two sons standing by that ‘One day the world ends right in front of you’ Especially poignant both funny and filled with sorrow is the love story between Mary and Abraham a husband who would come to his wife’s room “every night to kiss at nine thirty and then at ten to undo her some ?.

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2014 cowinner Miller Williams Poetry PrizeTo the Bramble and the Briar is a magical biography that renders the development of Abraham Lincoln’s vision in all of its clumsiness and beauty We see Lincoln as unromanticized deeply human whether reading Shakespeare out loud at the bottom of a well or sitting with a bucket over his.

review To the Bramble and the Briar

Head after Bull Run We meet Frederick Douglass and Walt Whitman as well as unnamed witnesses a courtroom stenographer typing Lincoln’s words in Illinois; a teenage girl lifted out of slavery by a kite in the shape of a swordfish; and two anonymous workers charged with opening Lincoln’s grave With young Tad Lincoln we see a.


About the Author: Steve Scafidi

Steve Scafidi is the author of four poetry collections including Sparks from a Nine Pound Hammer and To the Bramble and the Briar He lives in Summit Point West Virginia