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The Truth Is We Are Perfect
Author: Janaka Stucky

ISBN: 9780991336111
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 92
Published: 1 June 2015
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 13.4 x 1.0
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"Stucky's verse has the power of the best East European poetssome of his poems seem to be perfect, magnificent, and instantly anthologizable. He is a forceful, cogent, incisive phrase-maker."Bill Knott

"The yearning in these poems is awash in dense, spiritual sexuality buffeted by time and the mishandling of promises and breakable bonds."apt

The Truth Is We Are Perfect contains fifty-four lyrics exploring the loss of oneself through the loss of an other, and how we seek to recreate ourselves in that absence. Stucky journeys into nothingness and, consequently, into awareness. His meditative sensibilities and minimalist style create ritualized poems acting as spellstranscribed to be read aloud and performed in the service of realizing that which we seek to become: "Because I love a burning thing / I made my heart a field of fire."

Janaka Stucky is the publisher of Black Ocean as well as the annual poetry journalHandsome. He is the author of two chapbooks: Your Name Is The Only Freedom, an...

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