By Kate Hall
Descartes requested, How am i able to recognize that i'm now not now dreaming? The walk in the park Dream poses comparable questions via poetry, yet with out the trimmings of conventional philosophy. Kate Hall’s bracingly fast, insistently idiosyncratic debut assortment lays naked the tips and instruments of her exchange: a mynah chook perches in poems yet 'stands for nightingale'; the poet’s antelope turns obvious; she attire up her orange bushes with bark and leaves. because the dream global and the waking global blur, the physique and the size it inhabits develop into a chain of overlapping circles, all appearing as boxes for either wisdom and uncertainty. every now and then disarmingly plainspoken, at others, making a song with lyric danger, those poems make large associative leaps. Taken jointly, they current the argument that to really 'know' whatever, one needs to first realize its lines in anything else.
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