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By Jennifer Willoughby

Incantatory, intimate, and incendiary, the poems of this award-winning debut are choked with explosive wit and humor like “a knife you don’t see coming.” A kaleidoscopic intelligence flows via Beautiful Zero, embracing varieties of tradition low and high in attempt to discovering that means within the chaos. Poems approximately Shark Week and school soccer take a seat beside Roman Polanski and biting opinions of contemporary struggle. a chain of poems set in a Kaiser Permanente clinic tear into the area of privatized health and wellbeing care whereas concurrently charting a narrative of affection within the face of disaster. but even at her so much surreal, Willoughby constantly unearths the pulsing middle on the center of the poem. She embraces what she can't comprehend approximately either the realm and herself simply because in the end, “Nothing is as random as they are saying it truly is. / You have been born the weirdo that you simply are.”

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Beautiful Zero: Poems

Incantatory, intimate, and incendiary, the poems of this award-winning debut are full of explosive wit and humor like “a knife you don’t see coming. ” A kaleidoscopic intelligence flows via appealing 0, embracing sorts of tradition low and high in attempt to discovering that means within the chaos. Poems approximately Shark Week and faculty soccer sit down beside Roman Polanski and biting reviews of recent battle.

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