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By Marc Harshman

This selection of poetry through West Virginia Poet Laureate Marc Harshman explores the trouble of residing with an understanding of the eventual loss of life of all residing issues. each one of its 4 sections indicates a coping mechanism for this inevitable obstacle, from storytelling, to accepting darkness and demise as an artistic strength, to having fun with disruption and chaos, and at last to embracing the secret of lifestyles because the so much effective tale of all.

 

These problems come “not fairly haphazardly” and never with out a “last light”—something “beyond” and as “sweet as apples.” With those moments of grace, Harshman faucets into the gratifying richness that comes from unforeseen revelations, aiding us upward push above the delicate recesses of lifestyles and demise, all whereas portraying the misplaced rural worlds of the Midwest and Appalachia in methods untouched through sentiment or nostalgia.

 

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