• Title: Some Beheadings
  • Author: Aditi Machado
  • ISBN: 9781937658731
  • Page: 174
  • Format: Paperback
  • Some Beheadings Here the beheaded poet displaces her mind into the landscape exploring territories as disparate as India s Western Ghats and the cinematic Mojave Desert as absurd as insomnia and dream Some Beheadin
    Here the beheaded poet displaces her mind into the landscape, exploring territories as disparate as India s Western Ghats and the cinematic Mojave Desert, as absurd as insomnia and dream Some Beheadings asks three questions How does thinking happen What does thinking feel like How do I think about the future The second question takes primacy over the others, rHere the beheaded poet displaces her mind into the landscape, exploring territories as disparate as India s Western Ghats and the cinematic Mojave Desert, as absurd as insomnia and dream Some Beheadings asks three questions How does thinking happen What does thinking feel like How do I think about the future The second question takes primacy over the others, reflecting on what poets and critics have called the sensuous intellect, what needs to be felt in language, the contours of questions touched in sound and syntax.

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    1. "Breakfast makes time out of edibles.""There are rivers in the distance that milk.""Somewhere deep darkness is parapet to acts of survival. The strangler prospers in this heat multiplying its arms.""I cannot tell time without the whip.""The whole village was there, minus its people.""A neck spills its faint lesson""The listening I was summoned to perform, I perform it.""'Walking is the exact balance of spirit and humility'"Some of Machado's best lines make me think of cognitive disorders, or pos [...]

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