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Selected Poems by Jorge Luis Borges

Read May 2021★  ★  ★  1/2 When Florencia shared a poem by Jorge Luis Borges in her review, I was inspired enough to track down more of his work. Luckily, I happened upon this lengthy compellation of poems that spanned … Continue reading

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When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities by Chen Chen

Read August to September 2019 Recommended for fans of poetry ★   ★    ★    #3 on the recent attempt at TBR books that Turned Out to be Okay But Not Amazing Asthetics were totally pleasing and tempting. Love … Continue reading

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helium by rudy francisco

Read July 2018 Recommended for poetry fans ★    ★   ★   ★   ★     “Tell me a story  and let’s laugh like it’s the only thing keeping us alive. Play a song and give the stereo permission to use its outside … Continue reading

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The Alphabet Conspiracy by Rita Mae Reese

Read  January 2018 Recommended for fans of Rich ★    ★    ★    ★   It might seem strange, but poetry can be so individual, and each piece can be an entire work in itself, that rating a book of poetry feels … Continue reading

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The Dream of a Common Language by Adrienne Rich.

★   ★   ★   ★   1/2 Recommended for: poetry lovers, writers, feminists, people who enjoy reflection Rich is one of my favorite poets, and there are few words to describe how beautiful and thoughtful these poems are. This slim volume is divided … Continue reading

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