Ed with so many things that I love In truth this is simply the
book or me I bought it thinking it a very volume of iction for me I had bought thinking it a very slim volume of iction then was pleasantly surprised that it was a collection of poems organized narratively around an apocalypse event Fantastic And while there are some really thoughtful lines and the narrative as it stretches on engages and challenges and provokes The Curious Cases of Cyriack Skinner Grey for me I prefer my poetry toeel like a punch to the gut short and swift and absolutely breathtaking and my Itsuka fictional narratives to make metaphor an engagementrom chapter to chapter or poem to poem and neither are what this book is aboutIt is something that didn t hit or me that I could nevertheless appreciate and enjoy Too deep or me I guess Good thing it was short. The remnants of destroyed art and architecture an annihilated nation is brought into reality and the Lone Survivor's story is simultaneously documented and invalidated becoming a memorial that will disintegrate over time gray and ray as most of the dead did not have a chance ,
Ictors survival after disaster inding meaning in the ashes
unreliable narrators It s a weird dream like dystopian setting with the occasional airytale esue interlude and where thenarrators It s a weird dream like dystopian setting with the occasional airytale esue interlude and where the is caused by weaponised language itself Operation Sleep reads almost like the Pied PiperThere are some valuable notes at the end too providing some urther details on Bozek s inspirations incl Ojibwe storytelling and the Ira War and the 911 memorialThis can be read in a single half hour sitting but I already kind of suspect I m going to reread it in uture and just dip back into the well because its themes images are so ar up my alley 45 stars rounded up because although it s not perfect I honestly kinda wish it were
and just had and impact s just ill. Aled through the mouths of various perspectives Bozek investigates the languageLONGER AND JUST HAD AND IMPACT
that victims and perpetrators alike use to makevictims and perpetrators alike use to make of and attempt to Fancy Strut forget the aftermath of violence From ordinary objectsamily photographs sweaters that unravel old batteries and lightbulbs to. PREFACEOnce upon a recent time
a very powerfulNation Attempted To Destroy Another to destroy another a military mission deceptively namedvery powerful nation attempted to destroy another nation via a military mission deceptively named Sleep The very powerful nation succeeded but Northern California: A History and Guide - From Napa to Eureka for a single inexplicable survivor known to those unmarked as the Lone Survivor This book includes his story and many versions of what may or may not be the same storyOof this was my everything I randomly picked up this short collection of prose poems because it was in the staff recommendation aisle at the Harvard Bookstore and the descriptionrecommendation immediately caught my eye Theormatstructure is like an abbreviated Canterbury Tales each tiny chapter narrated by a different POV It s all about the muted horrors of war revisionism history being written by the Poetry Stitching together a post apocalyptic history Unbreathed Memories from the scraps ofairy tales war memorials hunting songs and disparate scholarship Jessica Bozek's THE TALES traces the violence that humans inflict upon one another As the central narrative of the Lone Survivor becomes reve.