Oct 01, 2020
Staying Alive
Posted by Laura Sims

Poetry In her fourth poetry collection, STAYING ALIVE, Laura Sims envisions the state of the world and of human existence before, during and after the forever imminent apocalypse In channeling and sampling works of apocalyptic fiction and non fiction The War of the Worlds, The World Without Us, How to Stay Alive in the Woods, and The Road, to name a few the poems explor Poetry In her fourth poetry collection, STAYING ALIVE, Laura Sims envisions the state of the world and of human existence before, during and after the forever imminent apocalypse In channeling and sampling works of apocalyptic fiction and non fiction The War of the Worlds, The World Without Us, How to Stay Alive in the Woods, and The Road, to name a few the poems explore multiple world endings and their possible outcomes, and pose answers to the questions will we, how do we, and should we stay alive Get A Copy Kindle Store Online StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksApple BooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryIndigoAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Paperback, 80 pages Published March 1st 2016 by Ugly Duckling Presse More Details ISBN 1937027627 ISBN13 9781937027629 Edition Language English URL Other Editions None found All Editions Add a New Edition Combine Less Detail edit details Friend Reviews To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up Reader QA To ask other readers questions about Staying Alive, please sign up

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  • Title: Staying Alive
  • Author: Laura Sims
  • ISBN: 1937027627
  • Page: 375
  • Format: Paperback
  • Staying Alive Poetry In her fourth poetry collection STAYING ALIVE Laura Sims envisions the state of the world and of human existence before during and after the forever imminent apocalypse In channeling and sam

    Andrew

    I loved this book First, I just like looking at it Its bold font and colors evoke the stark worlds that play out within Sims poetry Sims takes us through territory we all know and entertain survival, apocalypse, death, and all the anxieties inherent in each of those categories While she investigates those colossal topics and anxieties, she channels them into something human In her afterward she writes about the opening to McCarthy s novel, The Road is not the world ending event only I loved this [...]


    Greg Bem

    My headed responded to a dizzying gray something or other but something other as total and empathetic.


    Taylor Napolsky

    Event and landscape are captured in this impassioned project While nothing is quite spelled out plainly, the intensity of the images and scenarios described is powerful I also really appreciate the afterword, where Sims talks about Cormac McCarthy and how one of his novels informed this work.



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