15 Ways to Stay Alive by Daphne Gottlieb PDF

By Daphne Gottlieb

Broken hearts, scattered desires, postpunk politics, and postmodern cut-up collages spiral and movement in award-winning poet Daphne Gottlieb’s most modern choice of startling new works that discover survival after own or communal failures and the renewal that follows. even if she’s writing approximately unanticipated results (“After the halfway trip Collapsed”), her mother’s passing (“Somewhere, Over”), or absurd occasions (“Preoccupation”), Gottlieb’s deeply own insights into the complicated parts the place existence and modern tradition collide supply readers a different, thought-provoking perspective.

"I Have continually pressured hope with Apocalypse"

We met over a small
earthquake. Now, my knees

shake whenever
you come around

and I’ve spotted your hand
has a mild tremor.

Daphne Gottlieb is the award-winning writer of 7 books together with the severely acclaimed poetry assortment Final Girl (Soft cranium Press) and the photograph novel Jokes and the Unconscious (Cleis Press), illustrated by way of Diane DiMassa. Gottlieb has played and taught inventive writing workshops during the usa. She got her MFA from generators collage, and presently is living in San Francisco.

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