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Meet Me at the Happy Bar
 
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Steve Langan
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Meet Me at the Happy Bar

4.45  ·  Rating details ·  11 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Poetry. "I'm consistently jealous of Steve Langan's small-a absurdist accuracy, not to mention his unfailing ability to dredge gorgeous song from the hum of the normal. MEET ME AT THE HAPPY BAR is sharp, sad, sassy, and frighteningly alive"--Graham Foust.
Paperback, 76 pages
Published June 16th 2009 by Blazevox Books
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David
Jul 24, 2011 rated it it was amazing
I always love Langan's poems and this collection is no exception. His use of language is some of my favorite. There is a downy softness to the language, yet a chiseled granite hardness at the same time. Each word, each space, each line break seems like an intricate ticking cog in some mysterious parts-visible grandfather clock. And lines so strangely and surprisingly juxtaposed against each other, yet working somehow in the image and feeling they create. These really are some great poems to read ...more
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