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Love Childs Hotbed of Occasional Poetry Free read µ 104 ´ Love Child’s Hotbed of Occasional Poetry is a twenty first century paean to the sterling love songs humming throughout four hundred years of black American life National Book Award winner Nikky Finney’s fifth collection contains lighthouse poems narrative hotbeds aLove Child’s Hotbed of Occasional Poetry is a twenty first century paean to the sterling love songs humming throughout four hundred years of black American life National Book Award winner Nikky Finney’s fifth collection contains lighthouse poems narrative hotbeds and treasured artifacts copper coins struck from a new matrix for poetry one that testifies. I received an advanced reader copy of this book to read in exchange for an honest review via netgalleyThis book includes both poetry and prose It feels like a memoir and it's interesting that the author added various pictures throughout the book However I felt lost while reading it and it didn't really appeal to me The author's writing is good but I did found myself pushing through the book in order to finish it Rating 35 stars

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Father’s handwritten notes shadows the collection like a ghost while the treasured not for sale interiority of a black girl’s fountainhead takes over every page “One yellaw gal with an all black tongue has gone missing” Finney has composed a new black spiritual and one of the great voices of our time again stamps her singular sound into the new day ?. It is a collection of occasional poetry and I like the poet's keen eye on details However there is always a thing with getting too personal Poems are condensed emotions etc but the numerous nuances documents photo copies of letters received handwrite etc in the book gives a feeling of sloppiness somehow and the literary aesthetics got reduced a bit Liked the dog slaughter poem in the middle

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Love Childs Hotbed of Occasional PoetryFrom the witness stand and punctuates the occasional lyric within a new language of “docu poetry”   The ancestors arise and fly and the black female body is the “insurgent sensualist” hunted but fighting to live and love in the ways it wants and knows best “I loved being a black girl but had not yet learned to play dead ”   The tenderness of a. Disclaimer I received a free digital download of this book by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review If I am to speak honestly then I must say that the digital copy of the book that I received seemed to have a lot of formatting problems unfortunately and for me it’s very difficult to look past when trying to read and review a book I also found a lot of spelling and grammar mistakes I hope that all of the above issues are modified prior to publishingI was intrigued by the opening statements of ‘Love Child’s Hotbed of Occasional Poetry’ as it defines something called ‘occasional poetry’ a term with which I am not familiar and goes on to stipulate that the poetry contained in the book is of the occasional persuasion meant to be read individually as if each poem were a performance The poetry in this book is of the long hand prose variety and are enjoyable to read and immerse yourself in You follow the tales of Love Child and her favoured memory’s Bearing witness to her last days with her grandmother struggles with and the death of her father and remembrances of her mother from her childhood days The prose goes on to tell stories of different times all rooted in African American culture and history It was an interesting journey to partake in and explore the authors thoughts and expressions via her written word