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  • Title: Destroyer and Preserver
  • Author: Matthew Rohrer
  • ISBN: 9781933517506
  • Page: 379
  • Format: Paperback

  • Destroyer and Preserver By Matthew Rohrer Rohrer has an enchanting willingness to look outward, a willingness not to grasp the world using old means which have failed us, even if no new means present themselves ready made openly and with a generous presence.From Dull Affairs How am I to concentrateon the heavy and dullaffairs of statewith the sound of a baby having a dreamin the other roomMatthew Rohrer is the Rohrer has an enchanting willingness to look outward, a willingness not to grasp the world using old means which have failed us, even if no new means present themselves ready made openly and with a generous presence.From Dull Affairs How am I to concentrateon the heavy and dullaffairs of statewith the sound of a baby having a dreamin the other roomMatthew Rohrer is the author of five previous books of poetry, including A Plate of Chicken, Rise Up, Satellite, and A Green Light, which was shortlisted for the 2005 Griffin Poetry Prize He is also co author of Nice Hat Thanks with Joshua Beckman, with whom he has participated in performances at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City and the Henry Art Gallery in Seattle He received the Pushcart Prize and his first book, A Hummock in the Malookas, was selected for the National Poetry Series by Mary Oliver He lives in Brooklyn, New York, and teaches at New York University.
    Matthew Rohrer
    Matthew Rohrer is the author of Destroyer and Preserver forthcoming from Wave Books in 2011 , A Plate of Chicken Ugly Duckling Presse, 2009 , Rise Up Wave Books, 2007 and A Green Light Verse Press, 2004 , which was shortlisted for the 2005 Griffin Poetry Prize He is also the author of Satellite Verse Press, 2001 , and co author, with Joshua Beckman, of Nice Hat Thanks Verse Press, 2002 , and the audio CD Adventures While Preaching the Gospel of Beauty He has appeared on NPR s All Things Considered and The Next Big Thing His first book, A Hummock in the Malookas was selected for the National Poetry Series by Mary Oliver in 1994 He lives in Brooklyn, New York, and teaches in the undergraduate writing program at NYU.For information on this author, go to wavepoetry authors 32

    Destroyer and Preserver By Matthew Rohrer

    Commentaires:

    Donald Armfield
    Matthew Rohrer collection is metaphor, dry humorRohrer s style is basic, but the way he uses his words gives his poems meanings in different ways Depending on how you look at it My favorites From Mars Dull Affairs Poem For Music s Distractions Flowers Pie Good Morning Here is a quote from poem titled FlowersI go boil my headin my bedroomuntil every bell beginsto clang for freedom.

    Eric T. Voigt
    Trying to condense an author s two decadesish spanning body of work into a month is giving me this bizarre perspective of hyper evolution No full sentences Maybe only enough periods to count on one poet s fingers through in the whole collection Concentrating on loneliness and longing I smiled through five of the poems The rest of them left me needing someone to hold or needing a second to stare off into the middle distance and emotionally regroup before moving on Destroyer and Preserver is as b [...]

    Frances Chiem
    I accidentally started talking to Matthew Rohrer in a bar during APRIL Authors, Publishers Readers of Independent Literature , an annual literary festival in Seattle I had only ever seen pictures of him with his mustache He no longer has a mustache.As a man, he is as kind as his poems.Some favorite lines stanzas I thought of agentler way to ridus of the antswe could just wait I do not belong to anything but bookswhich is very sad she stepped into her wineglassas the sun brought everythinga littl [...]

    Richard Chiem
    one of the best things i ve ever read

    Christopher
    Each poem is almost a single sentence, expertly drawn out and enjambed into so many beautiful combinations.

    Simone
    This collection, of standard width but nonstandard height, swoops over others like an office complex full of aspiring poets I felt uneasy about references to babies, adult alcohol use, sleeplessness It s strikingly wrong for me right now.Rohrer must notice how often he mentions ghosts, clouds, and sunset reddened things But I didn t gain depth from repetition Instead it jarred me and lessened the image s effectiveness One poem ends, and we have no way to reach them which I liked, but I couldn t [...]

    Aran
    Not really my jam, but I see it Did like Skyward , my favorite of the collection.

    Ed Skoog
    I feel destroyed and preserved.

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