Tasting Like Gravity: Rondeaux and Other Poems
Tasting Like Gravity brings new poems from Florida’s poet laureate, Peter Meinke, with an emphasis on the roundeaux form. The book also includes a short essay on rondeaux by the poet and selected drawings by Jeanne Clark Meinke.
Jeanne Clark Meinke is an artist whose work has appeared in books for children and adults, and on the pages of The New Yorker, Gourmet, Yankee, Western Humanities Review, Tampa Review, and other magazines. A collection of her drawings, Lines from Wildwood Lane, was published by the University of Tampa Press.
Peter Meinke is the author of sixteen books of poems, three collections of short stories, and several nonfiction books. His poems have appeared in The Atlantic, The New Yorker, Poetry, and many other magazines. He is Poet Laureate of the State of Florida.