Dec 05, 2020
Blood Memory
Posted by Colleen J. McElroy

Blood Memory , Colleen J McElroy s collection of narrative poetry, emerges from deep seated memories with enormous emotion Through the rhythms and musicality unique to McElroy s voice, it portrays an extended family, a complex culture spanning several decades, multiple victories and failures, and a single brilliant soul that frames the poems Dedicated to McElroy s motBlood Memory, Colleen J McElroy s collection of narrative poetry, emerges from deep seated memories with enormous emotion Through the rhythms and musicality unique to McElroy s voice, it portrays an extended family, a complex culture spanning several decades, multiple victories and failures, and a single brilliant soul that frames the poems Dedicated to McElroy s mother, the book is universal in its scope, inescapable in its earthy particularity McElroy writes, I am the last female of a family of women who wove the fabric of stories into doilies and slip covers Blood Memory offers consummate storytelling and unforgettable poetry capturing a place and time gone forever And as an evolving history, the poetry has a cinematic quality, large and intimate and at the same time, characters utterly vivid.

  • Title: Blood Memory
  • Author: Colleen J. McElroy
  • ISBN: 9780822964087
  • Page: 252
  • Format: Paperback
  • Blood Memory Blood Memory Colleen J McElroy s collection of narrative poetry emerges from deep seated memories with enormous emotion Through the rhythms and musicality unique to McElroy s voice it portrays an

    Phillip

    4.5 5.0.Very evocative imagery Complicated poetic family history Accessible poems engulfed me.



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