Download PDF by Jennifer Willoughby: Beautiful Zero: Poems

By Jennifer Willoughby

ISBN-10: 1571314806

ISBN-13: 9781571314802

Incantatory, intimate, and incendiary, the poems of this award-winning debut are full of explosive wit and humor like “a knife you don’t see coming.” A kaleidoscopic intelligence flows via Beautiful Zero, embracing varieties of tradition low and high in attempt to discovering which means within the chaos. Poems approximately Shark Week and faculty soccer take a seat beside Roman Polanski and biting reviews of recent conflict. a chain of poems set in a Kaiser Permanente clinic tear into the realm of privatized health and wellbeing care whereas at the same time charting a narrative of affection within the face of disaster. but even at her such a lot surreal, Willoughby continuously reveals the pulsing center on the center of the poem. She embraces what she can't comprehend approximately either the area and herself simply because in spite of everything, “Nothing is as random as they are saying it really is. / You have been born the weirdo that you simply are.”

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