The Threatened Everything

The Threatened Everything The poems in Paula Cisewski s The Threatened Everything take on a teetering siren infused world in which bullets rip through every modern poem and the speaker like the rest of us is always and for

  • Title: The Threatened Everything
  • Author: Paula Cisewski
  • ISBN: 9780989561198
  • Page: 303
  • Format: Paperback
  • The poems in Paula Cisewski s The Threatened Everything take on a teetering, siren infused world in which bullets rip through every modern poem, and the speaker, like the rest of us, is always and forever on a stairway to a stairway to, stuck between floors and phrases like an infinitely skipping record This book is both urban and animal It inhabits the political The poems in Paula Cisewski s The Threatened Everything take on a teetering, siren infused world in which bullets rip through every modern poem, and the speaker, like the rest of us, is always and forever on a stairway to a stairway to, stuck between floors and phrases like an infinitely skipping record This book is both urban and animal It inhabits the political realm and a panicked interiority, the elegiac This elegy is for who one man in a repeating mirror of men might have been before violence and a newlywed bliss that borders on the hysterical happy as a warehouse stuffed with white umbrellas popped open I am delighted by Cisewski s formal virtuosity and her feverish humor, and I m scared to death as one should be by the accuracy of her apocalypse We gravel knee our motherland, she writes We are patriots, Sisters and Brothers, and our country s flag is a gaping beak This book s arrival is imperative, urgent It burns Diane Seuss

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    1. I found this collection of poetry to be very interesting. I don't often read poetry but this is one of the rare collections that I had no problem reading front to back with interest. Poetry lovers would enjoy this.*won as a GoodReads Giveaway*

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