By Daphne Gottlieb
Broken hearts, scattered desires, postpunk politics, and postmodern cut-up collages spiral and stream in award-winning poet Daphne Gottlieb’s most up-to-date choice of startling new works that discover survival after own or communal mess ups and the renewal that follows. no matter if she’s writing approximately unanticipated results (After the halfway experience Collapsed”), her mother’s passing (Somewhere, Over”), or absurd occasions (Preoccupation”), Gottlieb’s deeply own insights into the advanced components the place existence and modern tradition collide supply readers a distinct, thought-provoking perspective.
"I Have continuously pressured wish with Apocalypse"
We met over a small
earthquake. Now, my knees
you come around
and I’ve spotted your hand
has a moderate tremor.
Daphne Gottlieb is the award-winning writer of 7 books together with the seriously acclaimed poetry assortment Final Girl (Soft cranium Press) and the photograph novel Jokes and the Unconscious (Cleis Press), illustrated by means of Diane DiMassa. Gottlieb has played and taught inventive writing workshops through the usa. She acquired her MFA from turbines collage, and at present is living in San Francisco.
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15 Ways to Stay Alive by Daphne Gottlieb