Blood Lyrics: Poems Katie Ford

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Blood Lyrics: Poems  by  Katie Ford

Blood Lyrics: Poems by Katie Ford
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Katie Fords is a finely-wrought lyrical beauty, a poetry of detail and care, but she has set it within an epic arc. — PoetryI lie still, play dead, am delivered decree:our daughter weighs seven hundred dimes,paperclips, teaspoons of sugar,thisMoreKatie Fords is a finely-wrought lyrical beauty, a poetry of detail and care, but she has set it within an epic arc. —PoetryI lie still, play dead, am delivered decree:our daughter weighs seven hundred dimes,paperclips, teaspoons of sugar,this child of gramsfor which the good nurselaid out her studiesas a coin purseinto which our tiny wealth clinked,our daughter spilling almostto the floor.—from Of a Child Early BornIn Katie Fords third collection, she sets her music into lyrics wrung from the worlds dangers.

Blood Lyrics is a mothers song, one seared with the knowledge that her country wages long, aching wars in which not all lives are equal. There is beauty imparted, too, but it arrives at a cost: Dont say its the beautiful / I praise, Ford writes. I praise the human, / gutted and rising.



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