Finishing Touches

Finishing Touches

by Ricardo Quinones

Retail Price: $18.00
Paperback: 96 pages, 6x9
ISBN: 978-0-9908649-0-5
Publication Date: 7 October 2014

From scholar-poet Ricardo Quinones comes his first collection of poetry since the critically-acclaimed A Sorting of the Ways: New and Selected Poems (2011). Finishing Touches is a purposeful combination of the old and the new. The old, represented by Teeming Americana, has its logic in history and opens itself to dramatization while the new, Station Crossings, tends more towards philosophical gatherings. Read more ...


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A Sorting of the Ways: New and Selected Poems

A Sorting of the Ways: New and Selected Poems
by Ricardo Quinones

Price: $18.00
Paperback: 116 pages, 6x9
ISBN: 978-0-615-50464-3
Publication Date: 1 July 2011

Following his break-through first volume of poems, Through the Years (2010), and its successor, Roberta and Other Poems (2011), Ricardo Quinones has upped the ante with a generous selection from those earlier volumes and additions from a ready supply of new poems presented in his lastest collection, A Sorting of the Ways: New and Selected Poems. Read more ...


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Roberta and Other Poems

Roberta and Other Poems
by Ricardo Quinones

Price: $15.00
Paperback: 40 pages, 6x9
ISBN: 978-0-615-46249-3
Publication Date: 21 March 2011

Ricardo Quinones has followed his first volume of poems, Through the Years (2010), with a second, dedicated in large part to his wife, Roberta. Unlike other such volumes of personal interest, these poems begin with specific qualities that are then raised to the general. Many of the poems are humorous, and all of the poems are rich in historical allusions. Read more ...


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Through the Years

Through the Years
by Ricardo Quinones

Price: $18.00
Paperback: 68 pages, 6x9
ISBN: 978-0-615-41696-0
Publication Date: 30 November 2010

Written over the last ten years, Ricardo Quinones' debut book of poems, Through the Years, is a mixture of regular and irregular forms, with subject matter ranging from Kansas to Southern California. The sometimes jaunty and sometimes meditative poems seek to use common words in an uncommon way, mixing humor with seriousness. Read more ...


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