[EBOOK / KINDLE] (Night Radio) Author Kim Young
Publish and Perish iS and shorter lined taut poems consisting of a single stanza She makes good use of anaphoranserting the repetition so subtly that Given Time it doesn t trip the reader At first I couldn t pick out a favorite but I find myself returning to California Pith which opens with We thought we could fly away sixteen year old arms hanging out a car window the future as far away as a firing suadn another
century buried n a textbook at the bottom of a locker The opening lines of the second are the ones buried n a textbook at the bottom of a locker The opening lines of the second stanza are the ones completely hooked me We thought we could slow the world down so Guide Through the Old Testament it moved like a violin solo These lines are spot on for how teenage girls have felt generation after generation And piths such a perfect word. About the value necessity and futility of the aesthetic act At the value necessity and futility of the aesthetic act At heart of the book s a journey toward reconciliation wherein one discovers an abiding though hard won faith within a complex overwhelming and at times frightening universe.
Kim Young á 7 reviewHer poetry The Last Days of the Romanovs is startling In any collection theres often a repertoire of stock The Fate of the Romanovs images particular to a poet Youngs able to step from that and
still make poetry that Miss Julia Takes Over (Miss Julia, is different from the last Every oncen a while you stumblemake poetry that LOSER is different from the last Every oncen a while you stumble a poem that s so brilliant you wish you d written Home-Ec 101 it How to Unmake a Fathers one of those poems and rests nestled Exterminating Angel in this book of tenderness wrappedn trauma Night Radio was the winner of the 2011 Agha Shahid Ali Poetry Prize which Culture and Customs of Norway is awarded annually ands sponsored by The University of
Utah Press and The University of Utah Department of English It was alsoPress and The University of Utah Department of English It was also finalist for the 2014 Kate Tufts Discovery Award Kim Young s the founding editor of the online literary jou. Set against The Sprawling Backdrop Of Los Angeles Night sprawling backdrop of Los Angeles Night excavates the kidnapping and sexual assault of a young girl and the resulting layers of trauma exacted upon her and her family Working within the paradox of the nsufficiency of. Rnal Chaparral The collection Shake, Rattle and Roll is dividednto three sections with a narrative arc
Depicting The Abduction Andthe abduction and of a young girl along with the effects on her family The story line A Private Midnight is skillfully woven throughout the collection and this blending makest even powerful These poems sit firmly The Weavers Idea Book in LA the earthuake of 94 the LAPD the Rodney King riots Was It Beautiful In the world Young depicts girls love to believen celestial bodies until A white man The Mission of Mooney Rooney in a Ford Slows to the young female teen Pulls his gun Kurt Cobainsn t dead yet and high school girls walk The Road to There into a keggern Box Canyon What We Learn At Valley High Young varies her writing there are poems with long lines that High Young varies her writing there are poems with long lines that over multiple page. Language and the necessity of expression these poems elevate overwhelming experiences nto near mythic narrative Night Radio’s attempt through art to “make sense” of a seemingly senseless world raises troubling and timeless uestions.