May 18, 2021
Two Eyes Are You Sleeping (New Writers)
Posted by Heather O'Neill

This is the first full length collection of poems by Heather O Neill, a writer and performer living in Montreal two eyes are you sleeping is a linked collection of personal and political lyrics, written in a voice that reflects both the rootlessness and violence of the urban landscape and a metaphorical brilliance that transforms the ordinary into the visionary These areThis is the first full length collection of poems by Heather O Neill, a writer and performer living in Montreal two eyes are you sleeping is a linked collection of personal and political lyrics, written in a voice that reflects both the rootlessness and violence of the urban landscape and a metaphorical brilliance that transforms the ordinary into the visionary These are poems of the street, poems of defenselessness, strength, perversity and generosity, poems of drug addicts, alcoholics, con men and sexual adventurers, poems to shout out in the bathtub with the radio blaring out the song you loved when you were fourteen Most of all they are about growing up human in the drab beauty of the city.

  • Title: Two Eyes Are You Sleeping (New Writers)
  • Author: Heather O'Neill
  • ISBN: 9780919688179
  • Page: 254
  • Format: Paperback
  • Two Eyes Are You Sleeping New Writers This is the first full length collection of poems by Heather O Neill a writer and performer living in Montreal two eyes are you sleeping is a linked collection of personal and political lyrics writt

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    I bought this book of poetry because I loved O Neill s memoir novel, Lullabies for Little Criminals This is quite different, given that it s poetry, but there are overlapping themes, like childhood addiction Her poetry is full of surprises and lyrical gifts.Here s the first verse of the first poem in the book My daddy finally came to get me to bring me back to the neighbourhoodwhen I was twenty years old.I was lying on the sidewalk of Rene Levesquesucking on a broken neon pipe, a fizz of a heart [...]



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