In Satan Says, Sharon Olds convincingly, and with astonishing vigor, presents a world which, if not always hostile, is never clear . Sharon Old is pure poetry class and this book, being her first, has the energy and rawness that i lack a little bit in her lates collections.
Series: Pitt Poetry Series.
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Sharon Olds, "Satan Says" from Satan Says. All rights are controlled by the University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, PA 15260. Used by permission of the University of Pittsburgh Press. Source: Satan Says (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1980). More About this Poem.
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This book, Olds's first, was published when she was 37, and it launched her Pulitzer-winning career. I am trying to write my way out of the closed box redolent of cedar. Satan comes to me in the locked box and says, I'll get you out. Say My father is a shit. I say my father is a shit and Satan laughs and says, It's opening.
Browse through Sharon Olds's poems and quotes. The Unborn Sometimes I can almost see, around our. 35 poems of Sharon Olds. The Victims When Mother divorced you, we were glad. But here are four of her book titles: The Unswept Room, The Dead and the Living, Satan Says, Blood, Tin, Straw She is frankly an indictment of the Poemhunter site because there is no word of which she is afraid. We had her Sex without Love on our front page (Poemhunter) and this has been lost. She has taught me to be a little less afraid and a little more honest in my writing.
Sharon Olds (born November 19, 1942) is an American poet. Olds has been the recipient of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, the 1984 National Book Critics Circle Award, and the first San Francisco Poetry Center Award in 1980
Sharon Olds (born November 19, 1942) is an American poet. Olds has been the recipient of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, the 1984 National Book Critics Circle Award, and the first San Francisco Poetry Center Award in 1980. She teaches creative writing at New York University. Sharon Olds was born on November 19, 1942, in San Francisco, California, but was brought up in Berkeley, California, along with her siblings
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Satan Says - Pitt Poetry Series (Paperback). Few first books have the power or vigor of design of Satan Says. Sharon Olds (author). First published in 1980, the classic poetry of Sharon Olds' Satan Says was introduced into college courses twenty years ago, and still maintains a wide usage today. Marilyn Hacker described it as "a daring and elegant first book.