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Incarnadine by Mary Szybist
Incarnadine: Poems
by Mary Szybist
read in July, 2014
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Breathtaking, intimate, and exquisitely crafted. An introspective book of great beauty I will revisit many times.
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The Big Smoke by Adrian Matejka
The Big Smoke
by Adrian Matejka
read in July, 2014
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Engaged me in wanting to know more about the enigma of Jack Johnson and the intriguing women his life touched. A great range of emotional complexity. Evokes a novel-like feel in a compact space.
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Growing Up Jung by Micah Toub
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Hilarious, touching, and surprisingly frank. Well-written, but would have loved a bit more development.
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Wild by Cheryl Strayed
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The Ecco Anthology of International Poetry by Ilya Kaminsky
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This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Díaz
This Is How You Lose Her
by Junot Díaz
read in January, 2013
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Strong sense of voice, but the overall effect was a bit disjointed. It sent me back to Drown, Diaz's first book of stories, a very strong first book, worth revisiting. Fascinating to read both collections of stories in relation to The Brief Wondrous ...more
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Gravity and Grace by Simone Weil
“The world is the closed door. It is a barrier. And at the same time it is the way through.

Two prisoners whose cells adjoin communicate with each other by knocking on the wall. The wall is the thing which separates them but it is also their means of communication. … Every separation is a link.”
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Luna by Julie Anne Peters
"Warning: This review contains spoilers.

I wish I could say that this book was enthusiastically and insistently recommended to me by a friend or librarian, telling me that if I didn’t read this book, I might as well be “pentaplegic” (I know that th..." Read more of this review »
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The Art of Attention by Donald Revell
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Simone Weil
“The world is the closed door. It is a barrier. And at the same time it is the way through.

Two prisoners whose cells adjoin communicate with each other by knocking on the wall. The wall is the thing which separates them but it is also their means of communication. … Every separation is a link.”
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