Breakfast with Thom Gunn



Breakfast with Thom Gunn AubadeThose who lack a talent for love have come to walk the long Pier 7 Here at the end of the imagined world are three low flying gulls like lies on the surface the slow red of a pilot s boat the groan of a fisherman hacking a small sharkand our speech like the icy water, a poor translation that will not carry us across. What brought us west, anyway A hung Download Breakfast with Thom Gunn – millionapartments.us

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  • Paperback
  • 65 pages
  • Breakfast with Thom Gunn
  • Randall Mann
  • English
  • 20 April 2018
  • 0226503445

10 thoughts on “Breakfast with Thom Gunn

  1. Jee Koh says:

    I was curious to read this book of poems, a 2009 Lambda finalist Thom Gunn is in the title I have run into Randall Mann s name on the Internet many times but had not read his poetry I like to know what other gay poets are writing, especially writers near my age Mann was born in 1972 My exact contemporaries lived lives different from mine, but could have been mine In Mann s case, I don t know when he moved from Florida to San Francisco, but he moved from a world to a world, like I did Unl I was curious to read this book of poems, a 2009 Lambda finalist Thom Gunn is in the title I have run into Randall Mann s name on the Internet many times but had not read his poetry I like to know what other gay poets are writing, especially writers near my age Mann was born in 1972 My exact contemporaries lived lives different from mine, but could have been mine In Mann s case, I don t know when he moved from Florida to San Francisco, but he moved from a world to a world, like ...

  2. Brent Calderwood says:

    written for lambdaliterary.org Randall Mann, whose debut collection Complaint in the Garden earned raves and was winner of the Kenyon Review Prize in Poetry, has returned with Breakfast with Thom Gunn, a recent Lammy finalist.Mann, like the iconic poet he references in his title piece, impresses with his subtle yet confident use of formal structures like sonnets, sestinas, and pantoums Also like the late Thom Gunn, Mann brings gravitas and pathos to the someti...

  3. Jeff says:

    This superb second collection of poems by Ralph Mann s son itches for representational magic that can test the craft intelligence brought to bear on an occasionally very slight scene Randall Mann, San Franciscan, habitue of the city s sexual demimonde, is highly curious about how one rises within a subculture that relies on triviality, projection, and self flattery The Mortician of San Francisco is a sestina narrated from the persona of the man who prepared Dan White for his 1985 burial It This superb second collection of poems by Ralph Mann s son itches for representational magic that can test the craft intelligence brought to bear on an occasionally very slight scene Randall Mann, San Franciscan, habitue of the city s sexual demimonde, is highly curious about how one rises within a subculture that relies on triviality, projection, and self flattery The Mortician of San Francisco is a sestina narrated from the persona of the man who prepared Dan White for his 1985 burial It imparts a bit of lore the speaker of the poem is queer Where men go cruising on a wharf pier, three low flying gulls like lies on the surface Can a lie on ...

  4. Nicola says:

    Brutal Beautiful Enjoy the masquerade here because it deftly hides and reveals and reveals its hiding and hides its revealing and such play usually gets my hackles up, but he succeeds where others annoy In an interview, Mann said that...

  5. James says:

    I just reopened the book to this stanza and laughed Another Saturday, and the straightsand amateurs will come to my ghetto tonight.Suspension of rights for all, I say.That s funny A lot of the poems in this book are really funny, if a bit macab...

  6. Andrew says:

    A wonderful follow up to Complaint in the Garden I am swept away by Mann s deft phrasings and lilting melodies Form is handled so skillfully.

  7. Scott says:

    Beautiful, just beautiful Don t be afraid of poetry people This is equally accessible and evocative.

  8. IE says:

    Ideally, using traditional forms forces a contemporary poet to innovate, and not resort to grade school line endings External rhymes and fixed meters are extremely difficult constraints because they can easily expose one s lack of musicality and dexterity Mann should probably just st...

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