Download e-book for iPad: At Home in the Mountains: Poems by Ken Slone

By Ken Slone

Accepting this invitation of Ken Slone into the area embodied in his poetry, the reader reveals himself in a spot that encompasses the soul of Appalachia. those establishing strains from the 1st poem within the assortment, At domestic within the Mountains, introduce us to a global that gratifies the senses, the sentiments, and the spirit. The feel of position, of time and kin are so robust that one feels a right away kinship with the author, and hears his personal center solution: "Yes. this can be what i do know and believe approximately my home."

A local of Johnson County, Slone grew up within the east Kentucky mountains close to Paintsville, Kentucky, and from earliest early life started to soak up the essences of the area that may later be distilled in his poetry.

The poems during this ebook take the reader to a homeplace the place friends and family are of maximum value, and the place the unbroken continuum of existence and dying is a reason for pleasure. –– excerpt from the creation via Laura Weddle

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