The Metamict State 1987
THE METAMICT STATE was Roald's first poetry book, published in 1987 by the University of Central Florida Press in Orlando. The book is out-of-print, but copies will be found via the usual used book sites. Below are two files:
1. "THE METAMICT STATE table of contents", which lists the titles of all the poems in the book. Some of these poems are published in journals, and can be found on-line in that section. Some appear for the first time in the book and were previously unpublished. They are given in separate downloadable files in the entry for the book, which is around No. 29 in the Poems Published in Journals section.
2. A downloadable pdf file "THE METAMICT STATE complete text."