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By Dean Young

In Elegy on Toy Piano, Dean Young's 6th ebook of poems, elegiac necessity unearths itself subsequent to goofy occasion. Daffy Duck enters the Valley of the Eternals. Faulkner and bell-bottoms dangle to beauty's evanescence.

Even in unmarried poems, Young's tone and magnificence range. not anyone feeling or notion takes priority over one other, and their simultaneity is usually printed; disappointment might throw a squirrelly shadow, pleasure can locate itself wearing mourning black. As within the agitated "Whirlpool Suite": "Pain / and delight are signs carried / over one phoneline."

In taking on matters as mild because the exam of a signature or a true/false try, and as urgent because the demise of associates, Young's poems include the duplicity of feeling, the malleability of notion, and the reality telling of wordplay.

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