Two Eyes Are You Sleeping (New Writers) #2020

Two Eyes Are You Sleeping (New Writers) By Heather O'Neill Two Eyes Are You Sleeping New Writers This is the first full length collection of poems by Heather O Neill a writer and performer living in Montreal two eyes are you sleeping is a linked collection of personal and political lyrics writt

  • Title: Two Eyes Are You Sleeping (New Writers)
  • Author: Heather O'Neill
  • ISBN: 9780919688179
  • Page: 468
  • Format: Paperback
  • Two Eyes Are You Sleeping (New Writers) By Heather O'Neill This is the first full length collection of poems by Heather O Neill, a writer and performer living in Montreal two eyes are you sleeping is a linked collection of personal and political lyrics, written in a voice that reflects both the rootlessness and violence of the urban landscape and a metaphorical brilliance that transforms the ordinary into the visionary These areThis is the first full length collection of poems by Heather O Neill, a writer and performer living in Montreal two eyes are you sleeping is a linked collection of personal and political lyrics, written in a voice that reflects both the rootlessness and violence of the urban landscape and a metaphorical brilliance that transforms the ordinary into the visionary These are poems of the street, poems of defenselessness, strength, perversity and generosity, poems of drug addicts, alcoholics, con men and sexual adventurers, poems to shout out in the bathtub with the radio blaring out the song you loved when you were fourteen Most of all they are about growing up human in the drab beauty of the city.
    Two Eyes Are You Sleeping (New Writers) By Heather O'Neill

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    About "Heather O'Neill"

    1. Heather O'Neill

      Heather O Neill was born in Montreal and attended McGill University She published her debut novel, Lullabies for Little Criminals, in 2006 The novel won the Canada Reads competition 2007 and was awarded the Hugh Maclennan Award 2007 It was nominated for eight other awards included the Orange Prize, the Governor General s Award and the IMPAC Dublin Literary Prize It was an international bestseller.Her books The Girl Who Was Saturday Night 2014 and Daydreams of Angels 2015 were both shortlisted for the Giller Prize.Her third novel The Lonely Hearts Hotel will be published in February 2017.Her credits also include a screenplay, a book of poetry, and contributions to The New York Times Magazine, This American Life, The Globe and Mail, Elle Magazine, The Walrus and Rookie Magazine.

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    1. I bought this book of poetry because I loved O Neill s memoir novel, Lullabies for Little Criminals This is quite different, given that it s poetry, but there are overlapping themes, like childhood addiction Her poetry is full of surprises and lyrical gifts.Here s the first verse of the first poem in the book My daddy finally came to get me to bring me back to the neighbourhoodwhen I was twenty years old.I was lying on the sidewalk of Rene Levesquesucking on a broken neon pipe, a fizz of a heart [...]


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