A Year at the Shore


by Janet Hubbs

Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 2/19/2009

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5x8
Page Count : 68
ISBN : 9781438937663

About the Book

Familiar with life on the shores of Cape Cod and New Jersey, the author, Janet Hubbs, explores the idea of living at the edge of the human world in this short collection of poems aptly named, A Year at the Shore.  As she concludes in the volume's title poem:  "And the waves move back and forth while the years go round."

About the Author

Janet Hubbs was born in Brooklyn, New York and educated in the New York public school system.  She attended Westminster College in New Wilmington, PA (BA degree) and Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY (MA degree).  She is employed at Ocean County College and lives on the Jersey shore, dividing her leisure time between Manhattan and Cape Cod.  She has a daughter, son-in-law, and two grandsons who reside in Connecticut.  She is also the author of a critical study of the poet, Richard Wilbur, and a novel, Syracuse, published by AuthorHouse.