By Mark Doty
W.W. Norton, April 6th, 2015
Deep Lane is a book of descents: into the earth beneath the garden, into the dark substrata of a life. But these poems seek repair, finally, through the possibilities that sustain the speaker above ground: art and ardor, animals and gardens, the pleasure of seeing, the world tuned by the word.
About the Author
The author of eight previous books of poetry and four books of prose, Mark Doty has received many honors, including the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award. He lives in New York.