Edited by Ellen Foos, Vasiliki, and Lynne Shapiro
What's your temptation? Fifty-two poets entice you with poems about chocolate and coffee-and so much more. Poems guaranteed to melt in your mouth. Or burn it. This diverse selection of established and emerging poets stirs the pot, to brew and temper thoughts about desire, metaphysics, politics, and the afterlife into a delicious book of poetry treats. Dark as a Hazel Eye: Coffee & Chocolate Poems includes a poem by Nobel Prize winner Tomas Transtromer, along with the work of Elaine Equi, Tony Hoagland, Naomi Shihab Nye, James Richardson, Charles Simic, Virgil Suarez, and many others."