(Vita Nova) [PDF FREE] ¸ Louise Glück

  • Paperback
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  • Vita Nova
  • Louise Glück
  • English
  • 03 October 2020
  • 9780060957957

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Free read ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Louise Glück Vita Nova Read & download ï 2 EeingLike late Yeats Vita Nova dares large statement By turns stern interlocutor and ardent novitiate Glück compasses the essential human paradox In Vita Nova Louise Glück manages the apparently impossible a terrifying act of perspective that brings into resolution the smallest human hope and the vast forces that thwart and shape it?. Surely spring has been returned to me this timenot as a lover but a messenger of death yetit is still spring it is meant tenderlyA slim little book that circles around death and loss particularly women loved and forsaken or lost the voice of the poet herself presumably mixed with that of Eurydice Dido Penelope and the men that left them Aeneas who has enough love already in the very blood that runs in his veins Orpheus I have lost my Eurydice I have lost my lover and suddenly I am speaking French and it seems to me I have never been in better voice and the unnamed you that a number of the call and answer poems addressI find Gluck s poems here lurched for me between transcendent and strangely cliched sometimes the words spring off the page and sometimes they feel well used and unremarkable well known thoughts delivered in well known words And yet a number of the poems did sing out to me particularly those around Dido I ve always had a soft spot for Dido and been appalled at her fate a strong women the leader of her people horse traded by two goddesses finding love in a cave on the mountainside having a brief period of ecstasy and then having the story come in and rip her love and her life away It always felt so dreadfully unfair Why could Aeneas have just not landed his damn ship someplace elseSo The ueen of Carthage Brutal to love brutal to dieAnd brutal beyond the reaches of justiceto die of loveIn the end Didosummoned her ladies in waitingthat they might seethe harsh destiny inscribed for her by the FatesShe said Aeneascame to me over the shimmering water I asked the Fatesto permit him to return my passioneven for a short time What differencebetween that and a lifetime in truth in such momentsthey are the same they are both eternityI was given a great giftwhich I attempted to increase to prolongAeneas came to me over the water the beginningblinded meNow the ueen of Carthagewill accept suffering as she accepted favorto be noticed by the Fatesis some distinction after allOr should one say to have honored hungersince the Fates go by that name also And then most of all The Burning Heart No sadnessis greater than in misery to rehearsememories of joy Ask her if she regrets anythingI waspromised to another I lived with someoneYou forget these things when you re touchedAsk how he touched herHis gaze touched mebefore his hands touched meAsk how he touched herI didn t ask for anything everything was givenAsk her what she remembersWe were hauled into the underworldI thoughtwe were not responsibleany than we were responsiblefor being alive I wasa young girl rarely subject to censurethen a pariah did I change that muchfrom one day to the nextIf I didn t change wasn t my actionin the character of that young girlAsk her what she remembersI noticed nothing I noticedI was tremblingAsk her if the fire hurtsI rememberwe were togetherAnd gradually I understoodthat though neither of us ever movedwe were not together but profoundly separateAsk her if the fire hurtsYou expect to live forever with your husbandin fire durable than the worldI suppose this wish was grantedwhere we are now being bothfire and eternity Do you regret your lifeEven before I was touched I belonged to you you had only to look at me

Summary Vita Nova

Vita Nova

Free read ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Louise Glück Vita Nova Read & download ï 2 He poet Robert Hass her invention Vita Nova like its immediate predecessors a booklength seuence combines the ecstatic utterance of The Wild Iris with the worldly dramas elaborated in Meadowlands Vita Nova is a book that exists in the long moment of spring a book of deaths and beginnings resignation and hope; brutal luminous and far s. An enjoyable collection but with a weaker and less distinct voice overall than her other work It was written very much in the Mary Oliver style of forgettable if decent mainstream poetry The recurring imagery of a hell on earth in its various manifestations somewhat saves itHighlights Descent to the Valley Immortal Love Eurydice Seizure

Free read ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Louise Glück

Free read ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Louise Glück Vita Nova Read & download ï 2 Winner of the Nobel Prize in LiteratureIn Vita Nova Pulitzer Prize winning poet Louise Glück manages the apparently impossible a terrifying act of perspective that brings into resolution the smallest human hope and the vast forces that shape and thwart itSince Ararat in 1990 Louise Glück has been exploring a form that is according to t. No one wants to be the muse in the end everybody wants to be OrpheusValiantly reconstructedout of terror and painand then overwhelmingly beautiful restoring ultimatelynot Eurydice the lamented onebut the ardent spirit of Orpheus made presentnot as a human being ratheras pure soul rendereddetached immortalthrough deflected narcissismI made a harp of disaster to perpetuate the beauty of my last loveYet my anguish such as it isremains the struggle for formand my dreams if I speak openlyless the wish to be remembered than the wish to survivewhich is I believe the deepest human wish Basic Category Theory for Computer Scientists Foundations of Computing narcissismI made a harp of disaster to perpetuate the beauty of my last loveYet my anguish such as it isremains the struggle for formand my dreams if I speak openlyless the wish to be remembered than the wish to survivewhich is I believe the deepest human wish