Literary reviews by Tim Love.
Warning: Rather than reviews, these are often notes in preparation for reviews that were never finished, or pleas for help with understanding pieces. See Litref Reviews - a rationale for details.

Monday, 7 March 2005

"The Butcher's Hands" by Catherine Smith (Smith/Doorstep, 2003)

2 line stanzas7
3 line stanzas19
4 line stanzas3
5 line stanzas3
6 line stanzas1
7 line stanzas1
13 line stanzas1
1 stanza7
Nearly liked "Resurrection". That's it. Her use of line-breaks is beyond my understanding. "Intense ... astonishing ... startling ... original" - well, read it yourself and decide. But don't say I didn't warn you.

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