Easing into Dark by Jacqueline Kudler

By Jacqueline Kudler

Poetry. Jacqueline Kudler's new selection of poems strains a fragile and tensile arc. Poignant, unafraid, and disarming in its evocation of the trajectory of 1 human existence, EASING INTO darkish is a go back to that lifestyles, and for Kudler such go back is "a manner of realigning memory," a longing now not for the existence unlived yet for the lifestyles lived: years transforming into up in big apple, her engagement with mind's eye and nature, the loss of life of her husband, and the aftermath: the assets of good looks and richness that stay.

“The energy and consolations of relatives resonate all through all the poems in Kudler’s relocating and deeply reflective new assortment. . . . pleasure is generational and renewable, making the slowly encroaching ‘dark’ extra tolerable or even, now and then, anything to honor. Mature and clever, replete with the pleasures of the flora and fauna, Easing into darkish is a quantity to enjoy time and again. —David St. John

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