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Talking It Out: The October Crisis from Inside
In October 1970, Canada experienced incredible social turmoil. What political restlessness that had been keeping...
Ten Letters to Montaigne
Socrates looked expectantly to the afterlife, when he would be able to converse with the...
Dark Domain
The four classical elements of earth, water, air, and fire are never absent from de...
Freeze-frame
This is a translation by two-time Governor-General's award-recipient Nigel Spencer of award-winning Quebecois writer Lise...
French Poets of Today
Virtually all the writers grouped in this collection have been active in the French poetry...
La Famille Gaetano
La Famille Gaetano is the French translation of F.G. Paci's The Italians (1978), considered one...
The Absolute Is a Round Die is a work of metaphysical meditation, a verbal mural painting, a restless search for a way to speak the unspeakable, know the unknowable, attain the unattainable. It travels through Middle Eastern sensuality and mysticism, seeking the transcendence within what is at hand, discovering the invisible.

"a poem is a mind-carrier / that searches for the deep heart of things / I plunge my eyes into the sky / that plays marbles with them"
The Absolute Is a Round Die

José Acquelin, Hugh Hazelton
2014
The Absolute Is a Round Die
Life Stories
Formentera Followed by The Gardens of Suzhou
Despite My Growling Heart
Delft Blue & Objects of the World: Archives I and II
Speak Only of the Moon: A New Translation of Rumi
Women and Lovers
The Clarity of Voices: Selected Poems 1974-1981
The Sandwoman
The Coincidence
A Still Life: Selected Poems (1960-2010)
Beyond The Flames
A Hunger Artist and Other Stories; Poems and Songs of Love