Frank Samperi

Letargo

Frank Samperi is that rare poet for whom an encompassing vision gives source and authority to an ongoing life work. Book after book unfolds, precise and on-center, as though it had been there, in careful plan, from…

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Frank Samperi is that rare poet for whom an encompassing vision gives source and authority to an ongoing life work. Book after book unfolds, precise and on-center, as though it had been there, in careful plan, from the beginning. And yet it is open, with inspired oversteppings of known boundaries. “Its difficulty,” writes Cid Corman, “is the difficulty of human being in the light of divinity.”

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Spiritual Necessity

This extensive collection presents poems from many of Samperi’s major works, some no longer available in any other form. These minute poems focus on daily, urban subjects, immaculately poised against the vastest of spiritual backgrounds: the visionary thought of Dante, Aquinas and Shankara…
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Frank Samperi

Edited by John Martone

This extensive collection presents poems from many of Samperi’s major works, some no longer available in any other form. These minute poems focus on daily, urban subjects, immaculately poised against the vastest of spiritual backgrounds: the visionary thought of Dante, Aquinas and Shankara. These are truly the poems of a soul on loan from eternity.

“Frank Samperi was legendary for the purity of his poetry…his poems are statements, clean as rock crystal, rhythmically minimal, intellectually ardent.” – Robert Kelly


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