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StolenThe Circle Of Himselfin The circle of himselfin the his goldhas beenbroken Noloss is tokenWhat You want Musical ChairsOnly the one ismusical actuallythe others areordinary mostlyfrom the kitchenNot a peep ofmusic out of themas they are takenfrom rotation Mumchairs tunelessracks dumbsticksnext to theescalating areordinary mostlyfrom the kitchenNot a peep ofmusic out of themas they are takenfrom rotation Mumchairs tunelessracks dumbsticksnext to theescalating banishmentsung to the childrenby the one chairabsentAs you might imagine 63 pages of that goes ickly But I found myself browsing in other books to break it p and
"I Think Kay Owes Me "think Kay owes me for that Her small work is better in small doses Good stuff Now that I ve read it all once I m set to go through and read these poems over and over Maybe I ll memorize some I bet they ll be fun to recite to myself and supposedly it s good for the old brain to get that kind of exercise Anyway Kay Ryan is great and I m glad I came across this on the featured poetry shelf in the Worthington Public Library Given her short poems her work is something easily readable in a few day. Playful and heartfelt Ryan examines enormous subjects existence consciousness love loss in compact poems that have immensely powerful resonance Sly rhymes and strong cadences lend remarkable musicality to her incisive wisdom While these pieces are composed of the same brevity and vitality tha. I m on record as
Being A Of Minimalistfan of minimalist Just desserts here Kay Ryan is a minimalist s minimalist And she packs a Pulitzer to boot and as we all know THOSE boots are made for walking Like Twiggy Ryan s poems are short thin affairs with lines typically expiring after two or three most four words Pithy Almost cute With a twist like certain drinks If you re thinking one trick pony I ain t saying a wordStill clever is as clever does I can share a few poems that gave me some enjoyment of a sort Ready set here you goShip in a BottleIt seemsimpossible not just aship in abottle butwind and seaThe ship startsto struggle anemergency of thetoo realized werealize We canget it out butnot withoutspilling its worldA hammer tapand they re freeWhich deathwill it belittle sailorsYes going on than meets the eye which I suppose is KR s hallmark And lucky her no one even cares that her line breaks come on articles and conjunctions that are about as important as me En autreToken LossTo the dragonany loss istotal His restis disrupte. Kay Ryan a classic American poet John Freeman is acclaimed for her highly intelligible deeply insightful poems Erratic Facts is her first new collection since the Pulitzer Prize winning The Best of It and it is animated with her signature Pulitzer Prize winning The Best of It and it is animated with her signature lucid lyrical styleAt once witty and melancholy.
CHARACTERS å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ´ Kay RyanS or lessAlong with Richard Wilbur I consider her the best American poet writing today The short pithy nature of the poems nderstate their immense intellect wit power and beauty A joy to read but I must admit I found this book not p to what I enjoyed in her previous collections Her best work in my opinion were the poems in Say Uncle and The Niagara River I just didn t connect with these poems shrugs It s trite to compare Ryan s work to physical craft but it s still like little carvings
with intricate details you don t always notice the first timeintricate details you don t always notice the first time These poems feel like she s completely mastered her style chock full of inimitable internal rhymes and deployed it in the service of explicating loss a theme that S Appeared In Her Work Before But appeared in her work before but to this extent Ryan s a pretty private writer in a lot of ways yet this collection is intensely personal especially near the end It s a powerful piece of carpentry that tries to carve something out of an impossible subject Highlights Fizz Fool s Errands Venice Almost. T has characterized her singular voice over the course of than 20 years her mind is sharper than ever her imagination eccentric and daring Erratic Facts solidifies Ryan’s place at the pinnacle of American poetry and proves that she will remain among the leading innovators in literary histor.