Four Way Books
The Tension Zone
Sarah Gorham

Winner of The Four Way Books
Award Series in Poetry
selected by Heather McHugh

ISBN: 1-884800-06-8
paper, 59 pages, $12.95



Gorham's intelligence is shot through with regard (a patient naturalist's regard) for the shapes of organic life...(She) administers her arts towards that rare end—the paradoxical snap when two crucial things come together—structural necessity and intellectual surprise—a convergence that nature has always made convincing.

—Heather McHugh, judge