A short review of the collection in the latest edition of Northwords Now.
Guest reviewer Lesley Harrison writes:
“Charlie Gracieâ€™s poems aim to capture the clear, tender moments of beauty around us â€“ how rain brings light with it, the warp and weft of a single-track road, Tam oâ€™ Shanter at bedtime. Good Morning (diehard, 2010) is a quiet celebration of life and living:
â€œand even when the sunshine bakes us / the rain is only hiding / smirring off the surface of the sea /gathering its breath / for the big Heave Hoâ€.”