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  1. The most striking thing about LAVA LAMP POEMS is the sense of intimacy.Higgs writes of experiences that are hers and hers alone: her father marinating fish the day he died, her young daughter’s perception that everything in the house (including the lava lamp from which this collection takes its name) is hers and watching her new-born daughter fight for her life in the Neonatal ICU. And yet every poem touches on an emotion, an experience, an event, that – but for a few altered specifics – c [...]

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