In Left HandHorses, acclaimed poetJohn B. Lee offers thereader “a clear viewinto the deep wells ofthe interior life of an individual writer.”
Lee, one of Canada’s most successful andimportant poets, has redefined the autobiographical writing genre. Beyond a mere personal account ofthe author’s life, Left Hand Horses, provides essentialinformation for any aspiring writers.
“When I was a young writer, I thought there would comea day when my private doubts would be silenced by mypublic achievements. I have since learned that thoseprivate doubts are my best friends, my greatest allies, myinner impetus to keep writing.”
Whether a veteran scholar or a young studentnew to the world of poetry, Left Hand Horses will offervaluable insight into the cavernous maw that is creativewriting.