By Dean J. Baker
“Having learn darkish Earth through Dean J Baker my first response is WOW. This was once written for me. His poetry speaks to me deep down in my soul.”
“What i love is Dean’s pulling out the entire stops, no elegant romanticist right here; no, in its place he’s taken notes from the underbelly of these masters of the macabre and grotesque.”
“Dean is a real comedian poet in addition, filled with these sly interventions and evasions, slights of self, incriminations and elisions.. He’s the type of poet that will get below your epidermis and remains there like a tune in a few darkish noir alley that sings to you of affection and dying suckled on strong previous domestic grown truth.”
Poems of the great and undesirable earth - nature uncooked within the actual and the non secular, the emotional and the intellectual.
...from a few reviews:
Exempt of the narcissistic vacancy equipped into other kinds of latest tradition, Dean J. Baker's works convey a hugely disciplined, passionate and educated strong point you will not be seeing elsewhere.
He brings to his craft a truly greatly learn brain, absolutely intimate with the entire nice literature of the prior, in addition to the same knowledge of modern writers.
Through his unprecedented and targeted poems and prose poems you may be totally engaged in an ongoing dating which you may locate irreplaceable, and pleasant of their enrichening influence.
His poetry permits re-reading and renewed realizing throughout the paintings and its in-depth nuances within the in basic terms status type of energetic privateness extant.
..from an early review.. "The key to Dean’s paintings is its precise sophisticated narration of convinced moments which are by no means published within the complete average disclosure of proof, yet are fairly published extra subtly within the voicing of yes affective family members among reminiscence and brain during this ongoing inquisition with the sordidness of our unlived lives.
Dean is a real comedian poet in addition, choked with these sly interventions and evasions, slights of self, incriminations and elisions... he is the type of poet that will get lower than your pores and skin and remains there like a music in a few darkish noir alley that sings to you of affection and dying suckled on strong outdated domestic grown fact. "
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