Where Good Swimmers Drown

, S. E. Where Good Swimmers Drown. Concrete Wolf, 2012.

“From the land of small towns, undertakers, ‘burnt-out stars’ and ‘chrome-dented light,’ Elbe makes a generous poetry that is both elegy and ode to the treasured and forgotten.”
– Dorianne Laux

“To read Elbe’s poems is to discover not only what it means to be in love, but what it means to be alive.”
– Jesse Lee Kercheval

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