By Dean J. Baker
“Having learn darkish Earth by means of Dean J Baker my first response is WOW. This was once written for me. His poetry speaks to me deep down in my soul.”
“What i like is Dean’s pulling out all of the stops, no elegant romanticist the following; no, in its place he’s taken notes from the underbelly of these masters of the macabre and grotesque.”
“Dean is a real comedian poet to boot, jam-packed with these sly interventions and evasions, slights of self, incriminations and elisions.. He’s the type of poet that will get less than your epidermis and remains there like a track in a few darkish noir alley that sings to you of affection and loss of life suckled on solid outdated domestic grown truth.”
Poems of the nice and undesirable earth - nature uncooked within the actual and the religious, the emotional and the intellectual.
...from a few reviews:
Exempt of the narcissistic vacancy outfitted into other kinds of latest tradition, Dean J. Baker's works express a hugely disciplined, passionate and proficient forte you will not be seeing elsewhere.
He brings to his craft a really greatly learn brain, totally intimate with the entire nice literature of the prior, besides an identical know-how of present day writers.
Through his extraordinary and specified poems and prose poems you'll be absolutely engaged in an ongoing dating which you may locate irreplaceable, and pleasant of their enrichening influence.
His poetry enables re-reading and renewed realizing throughout the paintings and its in-depth nuances within the basically status kind of energetic privateness extant.
..from an early review.. "The key to Dean’s artwork is its exact refined narration of definite moments which are by no means printed within the complete common disclosure of proof, yet are particularly published extra subtly within the voicing of convinced affective kin among reminiscence and brain during this ongoing inquisition with the sordidness of our unlived lives.
Dean is a real comedian poet in addition, filled with these sly interventions and evasions, slights of self, incriminations and elisions... he is the type of poet that will get below your pores and skin and remains there like a tune in a few darkish noir alley that sings to you of affection and demise suckled on stable previous domestic grown fact. "
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