A Better Life (Gallery Books) by John McAuliffe

By John McAuliffe

the realm of John McAuliffe’s ?rst publication is strangely populous, even social. The poems are grounded in speech and dialog and are always alert to that second whilst something adjustments into one other and to how a word clari?es into unforeseen which means, ‘seeing various things within the comparable light’. ‘His e-book is every piece nearly as good as I was hoping it'd be. McAuliffe’s acquired the reward. Mark the identify. His yes hand is clear in each line: syntax and pulse within the carrier of expertise. This poet’s feel of form and layout presents buildings that spotlight his felicities of flow, texture and remark. No affordable ?ourishes, no ingratiating mannerisms, simply the true stuff, hard-won, handsomely introduced off. This guy’s the complete package deal, as we are saying over the following approximately our younger, superstar athletes.’ — August Kleinzahler

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