“Insouciant, sexy, funny, and dead-on . . . a startlingly empathetic series of concise and slashing poems.”—Booklist
With elegant word play and her usual subversive wit, Beth Ann Fennelly questions our everyday human foibles.
About the Author
Beth Ann Fennelly is the author of three poetry collections, Unmentionables, Tender Hooks, and Open House; two memoirs, Heating & Cooling and Great with Child; and a novel, The Tilted World, coauthored with her husband, Tom Franklin. She teaches at the University of Mississippi, and is also the state’s Poet Laureate. She lives in Oxford, Mississippi.
A feast of light and sound.
This collection is stunning in its technical range and in its emotional complexity.
Dramatic, complex . . . and enthralled with language . . . genuinely outstanding.