It shouldn't be the only thing we listen to. We have to pay attention, but also give yourself the kind of sustenance you need.
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She hopes her poems will encourage others to think as poets do. Something has bloomed, a new bird is singing, our neighbor has a new cat. We're all conflicted, we're human, we make mistakes and we grapple with that.
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Email Icon. Distraction is easy. BlueConic Segments. The book encompasses more than a thousand poems, and many originally appeared in rhyme or regular meter that Constantine and Kuhn have taken obvious pains to preserve.
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Yet, in certain verses, bilingual readers will recognize that their monolingual counterparts are simply not getting the full Brechtian experience. In German the humor is stranger, the words more apt, the rhythm more refined. Nevertheless, what the authors have done here is nothing short of heroic; even if occasionally flawed, the work is important. After all, the poet speaks to small-mindedness and cowardice, to lies posing as truth, to the narrowness and fear that so often lead to exclusion, if not outright violence, disguised as defense.
Every kind of totalitarian ploy in use today is commented on, questioned, derided, but at the same time taken seriously, as an enemy should be. Read and weep.
Then raise a voice. Tara Bray Smith lives in Berlin. She is the author of West of Then , a memoir about Hawaii. Trending Now Sponsored Links by Taboola.
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