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How to Fall

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Paperback, 61 pages
Published 2009 by Salt Publishing
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Sheenagh Pugh
Jul 22, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: poetry
In Transit; review of How to Fall by Karen Annesen (Salt 2009)

Arriving is always the same sweet mix of promises.
Leaving, well, you never know a person or a place
until you leave.
("Carl's Bar and Grill")

Karen Annesen, a poet born in one country, living in another and seemingly travelling in as many more as she can manage, chooses a quote from Gaston Bachelard to preface this collection: "Each one of us, then, should speak of his roads." It's extremely apposite, given the number of poems here which
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