The Singers I Prefer

The Singers I Prefer

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by Christian Barter
     
 

Trained as a musician and composer, Barter’s poems are driven by the rhythm and lyricism, punctuated with occasional dissonances that startle the reader with profound perceptions hidden within deceptively straightforward “melodies.” Whether exploring the misadventures of youth or the petty defeats of encroaching middle age, Barter evokes the

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Trained as a musician and composer, Barter’s poems are driven by the rhythm and lyricism, punctuated with occasional dissonances that startle the reader with profound perceptions hidden within deceptively straightforward “melodies.” Whether exploring the misadventures of youth or the petty defeats of encroaching middle age, Barter evokes the bittersweet feeling of being “sad in the deep-sweet way/that gods are sad for all that will/never be.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780972304542
Publisher:
Cavankerry Press
Publication date:
01/01/2005
Pages:
88
Product dimensions:
5.92(w) x 8.04(h) x 0.36(d)

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Sydney Lea
“...that indefinable gift to howl in pain at the moon even as the virtuosity and beauty of the howling indicate the player’s love of life. One of the most impressive debuts I know.”

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