Books Home/Birth A Poemic by Rachel Zucker and Arielle Greenberg Paperback, 201 pages, Small Press Distribution, List Price: $16 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleHome/BirthSubtitleA PoemicAuthorRachel Zucker and Arielle Greenberg Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary This lyric essay deals with the politics and poetics of giving birth. Genres: Poetry Also by Rachel Zucker The Pedestrians Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Home/Birth iStockphoto.com Poetry It's A Genre! The Overdue Poetry Of Parenthood July 23, 2012 Love, death, marriage, divorce — poetry tends to focus on life's major moments. But that hasn't held true for birth and child rearing. Critic (and new dad) David Orr reflects on the reasons why, and on the women and men who are, at last, delivering the poetry of parenthood.