D. C. Davis was raised in the Southwest and has spent much of his life exploring and hiking the region — when he wasn’t playing music, tuning pianos, or enjoying a frosty beverage with friends. This is his first book. He lives with his wife in Tucson, Arizona.
Shin Dagger: Selected Poems, 1977–2017
Shin Dagger follows the highs and lows of one thoughtful journey through life in postwar and millennial America. It’s tinged with humor and outrage and love for the country, its many inhabitants and our checkered history. Roaming around the land and into inner territories, its heart remains in the canyons of the Sonoran Desert and the moments that spark our lives.