By Rebecca Lindenberg
Regarding her function in Arnold’s tale, Lindenberg writes with clear-eyed humility and endearing dignity: The woman with the ink-stained tooth / is familiar with she’s recognized / in a tiny, tragic means. / She’s now not / daft, after all.” after which later, playfully, of her travels in Italy with the poet, her lover: The carabinieri / desired to recognize if there have been bears / in our a part of the USA. convinced, we stated, / many bears. Man-eating bears? sure, in fact, / many man-eating bears.” each poem during this assortment bursts with humor, pathos, verveand an totally particular, soulful voice.
This generally expected debut, already chosen as a finalist for a number of sought after e-book awards, marks the 1st assortment within the newly minted McSweeney’s Poetry sequence. MPS is an imprint which seeks to submit a extensive variety of good new poetry collections in exquisitely designed hardcoverspoetry that’s worthy and significant to someone in any stroll of life.
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Love, an Index (McSweeney's Poetry Series) by Rebecca Lindenberg