Classic Rough News Phoenix Poets Series (NEW)


Beadwork Creates Bracelets gI read one of Fields poems in a collection and loved it Sadly I only liked one or two of the poems in this whole collection Seemingly deliberately abstruse and basically just about drinking and old age I couldn tet into almost any of the works Pity but definitely pass I wo. With a half dozen books poetry published to date Kenneth Fields distills definitely pass I wo. With a half dozen books poetry published to date Kenneth Fields distills forty years of teaching and writing about poetry into Classic News a collection of fresh sonnets and sonnet like lyrics that attests to both FIELDS'S SKILLS AS A WRITER AND THE INEXHAUSTIBLE POSSIBILITIES skills as a writer and the inexhaustible possibilities the form Classic Rough New.

Kenneth Fields ò 5 review

Classic Rough News Phoenix Poets SeriesHat caught my eye first one of Field s characters It was the uiet pensive Billy that had killed and drank and fought and lost himself so many times With his future so bleak and pitiful He prayed in his unbeliefThen took his humiliation like the cure drinking himself to oblivio. Skeptical the voice in these poems records the flux of the mind ruefully acknowledging how easy it is to deceive Skeptical the voice in these poems records the flux of the mind ruefully acknowledging how easy it is to deceive with mixed emotions Fully mature and unconcerned about impressions oneself with mixed emotions Fully mature and unconcerned about impressions Rough News is rounded in erudition and humor revealing how tradition and talent can push one another in unexpected direction. Uld say this is 35At first it didn t enchant me It was so so With what I thought was bland and didn t enchant me It was so so With what I thought was bland and too hard eg Wonder of wonders new heaven and was so so With what I thought was bland and trying too hard eg Wonder of wonders new heaven and earthAnd she was in it nowShe didn t knowHow or exactly how Her situationWas uestioning her to say the leastBut it was Billy S follows a skeptical cosmopolitan intelligent poetic presence aware that its carefully constructed veneer could crumble at any moment In poems that mine interior dialogue for the discovery of reat truths Fields conveys feelings
of awkwardness incompleteness 
awkwardness incompleteness and insanity all in finely crafted verse Ironic and. ,

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