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Black Sabbatical: Poems Brett Eugene Ralph

Black Sabbatical: Poems

Brett Eugene Ralph

Published
ISBN : 9781932511734
Paperback
96 pages
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“Reading these absolutely terrific poems, with their southern colloquial drawl and sober Buddhist insight, is a bit like having a sage old sleepy tiger purr in your ear while you lie at the edge of the swamp in back of Billy-Joess pickup truck.”—More“Reading these absolutely terrific poems, with their southern colloquial drawl and sober Buddhist insight, is a bit like having a sage old sleepy tiger purr in your ear while you lie at the edge of the swamp in back of Billy-Joess pickup truck.”—Dazed & Confused Magazine“Sustaining, inspiring, even rescuing.”—Will Oldham, musician“A true beast of a man with insight and beauty to spare.”—Harmony Korine, filmmaker“Brett Eugene Ralph can look at a woman dancing alone, ‘eyes closed, lips parted, held aloft / in one hand half a mango, / a gigantic butcher knife / clutched in the other,’ and know immediately that she’s praying.”—Andrew HudginsBrett Eugene Ralph lives in rural western Kentucky. His country-rock ensemble, Brett Eugene Ralph’s Kentucky Chrome Revue, can be heard in seedy dives throughout the South.