Download PDF by Jennifer Willoughby: Beautiful Zero: Poems

By Jennifer Willoughby

ISBN-10: 1571314806

ISBN-13: 9781571314802

Incantatory, intimate, and incendiary, the poems of this award-winning debut are full of explosive wit and humor like “a knife you don’t see coming.” A kaleidoscopic intelligence flows via Beautiful Zero, embracing sorts of tradition low and high in attempt to discovering that means within the chaos. Poems approximately Shark Week and faculty soccer take a seat beside Roman Polanski and biting reviews of recent warfare. a sequence of poems set in a Kaiser Permanente health facility tear into the area of privatized future health care whereas concurrently charting a narrative of affection within the face of disaster. but even at her so much surreal, Willoughby regularly reveals the pulsing middle on the middle of the poem. She embraces what she can't comprehend approximately either the realm and herself simply because in the end, “Nothing is as random as they are saying it truly is. / You have been born the weirdo that you simply are.”

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