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Dowry Meat

Dowry Meat Heather Knox s Dowry Meat is a gorgeous tough as nails debut that arrives on your doorstep hungry and full of dark news There s damage here and obsession and haunted beauty in the wreckage of just

  • Title: Dowry Meat
  • Author: Heather Knox
  • ISBN: 9780692398494
  • Page: 119
  • Format: Paperback
  • Heather Knox s Dowry Meat is a gorgeous, tough as nails debut that arrives on your doorstep hungry and full of dark news There s damage here, and obsession, and haunted beauty in the wreckage of just about everything relationships, apartment clutter, rough sex, the body, and of course the just post apocalypse than you or I could hope to find on our own These are poeHeather Knox s Dowry Meat is a gorgeous, tough as nails debut that arrives on your doorstep hungry and full of dark news There s damage here, and obsession, and haunted beauty in the wreckage of just about everything relationships, apartment clutter, rough sex, the body, and of course the just post apocalypse than you or I could hope to find on our own These are poems that remind us not that life is hard that old news but that down there in the gravel and broken glass is where the truth worth hearing lies, and maybe the life worth living If you were a city, Knox tells us, unflinching as always, I d read your graffiti Drink your tap water Feel your smog and dirt stick to my sweat If you were a city, I d expect to be robbed Jon Loomis, author of Vanitas Motel winner of the FIELD prize The Pleasure Principle Dowry Meat s apocalyptic fever dream myth making bleeds into what we might call the poetry of witness or the tradition of the confessional, except that these lines throb with lived experience and a body isn t necessarily a confession Heather Knox s poems are beautifully wrought and beautifully raw Dora Malech, author of Shore Ordered Ocean Say So Heather Knox s debut collection is a lyric wreath made of purulent ribbon and the most inviting of thorns Tansy and tokophobia, lachrymosity and lavage are braided together in this double collection, which marries a sci fi Western narrative to a lyric sequence Both elapse in an impossible location made of opposites futuristic nostalgia, or erotic displeasure otherwise known as the universe in which we attempt to live Joyelle McSweeney, author of The Necropastoral Poetry, Media, Occults Salamandrine 8 Gothics

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    1. This book was read for the #readwomen month.If you were a city, I said, I’d like to knowyour poor neighborhoods, your inner parts.Read your graffiti. Drink your tap water.Feel your smog and dirt stick to my sweat.Hear your orchestra of sirens and gunshots.I’d know which of your streets to walk.If you were a city, I’d expect to be robbed.This is a collection about the harshness of life, but also about what we can find that will make the harsh life worth living. A lyrical collection that wil [...]

    2. Stuff I Read – Dowry Meat by Heather Knox ReviewSpeculative poetry is a strange beast. By that I don't mean that I'd hard to define, really, but that it's like a monster that lurks in the margins of imagination and possibility, defying not just the conventions of polite society but of impolite society as well, stalking language as it strolls at its leisure, making it cast nervous glances over its shoulder, quickening its pace until it flies slapdash through the deepening darkness for the despe [...]

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