This World We Invented by Carolyn Marie Souaid

By Carolyn Marie Souaid

the realm in Carolyn Marie Souaid’s most recent assortment is either an act of the mind's eye and a accountability. Souaid’s poems zoom out and in, moving concentration to house assorted dimensions of expertise. We stream from the breakdown of a dating to primordial ooze to a suicide bomb to a son doing his math homework. In a disarmingly personable voice, Souaid investigates our darker moments, faces as much as losses and screw ups either intimate and public, frequently with wry humour. If our global is a less than perfect invention, it's also, for Souaid, a resource of ask yourself -- the place “the trick used to be to not doze off yet to note every little thing / in its brevity.”

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