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To Recall, To Praise

Spencer Reece

‘What would follow for five years was one of my last relationships forged through letters.’

Spencer Reece

Spencer Reece is the author of two books of poems: The Clerk´s Tale (2004) and The Road to Emmaus (2014). In 2017 he edited a book of poems Counting Time Like People Count Stars by the abandoned girls of Our Little Roses, the only all girl orphanage in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. 'Why Should You Be One Too?' is an essay from a longer work, The Little Entrance: Devotions, an autobiography that contrapuntally is infused with the lives and poems of seven poets, which is due out some time 2019 or 2020 in the US. Reece lives in Madrid, Spain.

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