Tilting Gravity

By Elizabeth Rees

Subjects: Poetry
Imprint: Distribution Partners
Paperback : 9781930337466, 36 pages, August 2010

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Table of contents

At the End of the Tunnel

Making Light

McFarland’s Cove

Bark Bay

What It Takes

Two Seeds

Teaching a Gardener to Fly

Newborn Father of Twins




Fishwife’s Rue

Something Sharp

Cruising the Nautilus Room

Crime Scene

To a Young Dancer

A Man Is Coming

Stieglitz Photograph

Telling Small Time

Love and Death

First Intifada


Returning from Egypt

Driving to Concord

Before the Loons Wake

Against Assumption

Hollow Me Out

Sun Salutation

Sinai Desert Walk

What the Bird Knows


"Winner of the Codhill Poetry Chapbook Award for 2009," Elizabeth Rees's Tilting Gravity shimmers like moonlight on tidewater, illuminating the ebb and flow of brokenness and recovery with rippling imagination and lyrical elegance. "

—Pauline Uchmanowicz, final judge