The Resource bone

bone

Label
bone
Title
bone
Creator
Subject
Summary
“yrsa daley-ward’s bone is a symphony of breaking and mending. . . . she lays her hands on the pulse of the thing. . . . an expert storyteller. of the rarest. and purest kind.” —nayyirah waheed, author of salt.From the celebrated poet Yrsa Daley-Ward, a poignant collection of poems about the heart, life, and the inner self. Foreword by Kiese Laymon, author of Heavy: An American MemoirBone. Visceral. Close to. Stark. The poems in Yrsa Daley-Ward’s collection bone are exactly that: reflections on a particular life honed to their essence—so clear and pared-down, they become universal. From navigating the oft competing worlds of religion and desire, to balancing society’s expectations with the raw experience of being a woman in the world; from detailing the experiences of growing up as a first generation black British woman, to working through situations of dependence and abuse; from finding solace in the echoing caverns of depression and loss, to exploring the vulnerability and redemption in falling in love, each of the raw and immediate poems in Daley-Ward’s bone resonates to the core of what it means to be human. “You will come away bruised. You will come away bruisedbut this will give you poetry.”
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  • Daley-Ward, Yrsa
  • Laymon, Kiese
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Romance
  • Poetry
  • Fiction
Label
bone
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4a1ca8d1-b45f-4a4c-89a5-e26262e96bce
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780525504528
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
bone
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4a1ca8d1-b45f-4a4c-89a5-e26262e96bce
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780525504528
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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