Filibuster to Delay a Kiss And Other Poems Pdf kindle by Courtney Queeney


10 thoughts on “Filibuster to Delay a Kiss And Other Poems

  1. says:

    This book blew away from the very first page First line'Because you are not dead I will continue to visit you'Bold and intense just the way I like my poetry Her poems are bursting with reckless backbone and masterpieces on insomnia The writing is spectacular And she's got a lot to say about her mother ; 'I just want to write onceWhen she died I lost my fearthat I would inherit her shadowthread on my mother's madnesssle

  2. says:

    Here are some very beautiful damaged goods

  3. says:

    Intense and rather heavy if not disturbing but I was completely sucked in There were many beautiful phrases It's largely about painful relations

  4. says:

    Dark Painful After reviewing her bio and some info online including her acuisition of a MFA and various accolades I wonder if she's writing for relief of past experiences or for shock effect I don't know enough of her work or life to make that determination

  5. says:

    I am extremely biased because I taught Courtney when she was in high school and she remains one of the two most talented writers I have ever come across but I have to agree with Billy Collins who says on the back cover blurb that the poems in this book are both gritty and lyrical two words that simply leap into my head when I remember the pieces that Courtney brought to me during our multitudinous conferences a decade or

  6. says:

    I loved this book I think I discovered Courtney's work on the Poetry Foundation's site and was immediately drawn in It's a courageous book gritty and lyrical If you like the work of Kara Candito Anna Journey Ashley Capps and Dorothea Lasky as I do I think you'll like Courtney's work

  7. says:

    Filibuster to Delay a Kiss has such a strong vision but is far too angsty for me to appreciate ueeney obviously has some talent as a poet—her dicion assonance consonance and the flow of her words create a style that's intentional yet raw and easy to read I admit that I was hooked at the beginning with Elegy for My Mother Motherwho whines like a curat my back doorbegging to be let in p4 however I'm not sure whether it's

  8. says:

    I'm still on the fence about this book perhaps it doesn't help that I read than half of it in Banjo Jim's waiti

  9. says:

    Immensely readable and relatable Most if not all of Courtney ueeney's poems here are about her mother or lovers or both and can best be summed up by The Anti Leading Lady's Self Defense on page 60 Can someone unloved early and thoroughly love back? All those studies about infants untouched by their mothers The someone is the speaker

  10. says:

    To read at long last a poet so very near my own age and experience was disturbing eerie exciting and strangely fantastic Favorites Saint Mother Conviction Filibuster to Delay a Kiss and Invitation

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Filibuster to Delay a Kiss And Other Poems

Family was a whitewashed milk toothed word that couldn’t account for the mother who wept and burnt the roast if the floor was dirty– or if it was Tuesday or there were cloudsWritten in an elouent and searingly honest voice these poems address the pain and pleasure of growing up Courtney ueeney tells intense emotional truths in poetry that is at once personal and universal. Here are some very beautiful damaged goods Sottomissione burnt the roast if the floor was dirty– or if it was Tuesday or there were cloudsWritten in an elouent and searingly honest voice these poems address the pain and pleasure of growing up Courtney ueeney tells intense emotional truths in poetry that is at once personal and universal. Here are some very

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She exposes the rawness of a complicated relationship with her mother–She mothered the disorder in me this difficulty getting out of bed and dressing like a real human adult trying not to be her daughter–and her attitude toward love expresses both profound longing and erotic dissonance I translate love from the hush of a hung up phone before a body comes to engage me for. Dark Painful After reviewing her bio and some info online including her acuisition of a MFA and various accolades I wonder if she s writing for relief of past experiences or for shock effect I don t know enough of her work or life to make that determination

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An hour And ueeney writes with humor and self doubt of the conflict between desire and the uest to remain true to oneself–I will fly around the world on an airplane until I arrive at calm I will spend my days suspended in air manufacturing a closure Filibuster to Delay a Kiss sounds a new and distinctive note in the symphony of young American poets From the Hardcover editi. Filibuster to Delay a Kiss has such a strong vision but is far too angsty for me to appreciate ueeney obviously has some talent as a poet her dicion assonance consonance and the flow of her words create a style that s intentional yet raw and easy to read I admit that I was hooked at the beginning with Elegy for My Mother Motherwho whines like a curat my back doorbegging to be let in p4 however I m not sure whether it s impressive or disappointing that the author is able to sustain such vitriol throughout the entire book There are dozens of poems about her mommy issues and her need to have meaningless sex with unidentified distant males There are a couple of other oddball poems like Vestigial which describes a woman vivisecting herself and The Current Courtney Ann ueeney in which she narcissistically refers to herself in the third person I m not sure whether she was going for shock value or if she needed a monument for her emotional baggage Either way I m not broken enough for this collection to resonate with me Poems that I likedElegy for My Mother Love Song of the Insomniac and the Narcoleptic 242 48% poems that I liked

  • Hardcover
  • 96
  • Filibuster to Delay a Kiss And Other Poems
  • Courtney Queeney
  • English
  • 07 January 2019
  • 9781400065639