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Poetry. "Geoffrey Dyer's impressive first book is filled with beautiful contradictions, its lines turning over into lush, angelic underworlds...Be careful when you read this book. It's like being twice as awake"--Elizabeth Willis. "Welcome to the 'valley of the near yonder hell, an Out West sort of place, ' where you will find 'Golgotha embellished in cement' and the ...more
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Published January 1st 2003 by Krupskaya
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in a prose style.
"wobbles the kernels of joy"

The memorizable, irreducible center of music in words and melodies is song. They may be reordered and arranged. Last night I said there would be no more music between us. And now echo harmonics, the dust of intent clouding the changable, unmemorized words. The words that could be sung. You pledged androgyny, knowing how I was prone to giving concerts. Yet the wrong invitations, draining your protein and melodies."
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Dyer's magic is so surprising, shamelessly inward and intense I'm almost leery of it. Geoffrey, where are thou?
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