Black Sabbatical: Poems Brett Eugene Ralph

Black Sabbatical: Poems

Author: Brett Eugene Ralph
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Book Title
Black Sabbatical: Poems
Author
Brett Eugene Ralph
ISBN
9781932511734
"Reading these absolutely terrific poems, with their southern colloquial drawl and sober Buddhist insight, is a bit like having a sage old sleepy tiger purr in your ear while you lie at the edge of the swamp in back of Billy-Joes's pickup truck."--Dazed & Confused Magazine"Sustaining, inspiring, even rescuing."--Will Oldham, musician"A true beast of a man with insight and beauty to spare."--Harmony Korine, filmmaker"Brett Eugene Ralph can look at a woman dancing alone, 'eyes closed, lips parted, held aloft / in one hand half a mango, / a gigantic butcher knife / clutched in the other, ' and know immediately that she's praying."--Andrew HudginsBrett Eugene Ralph lives in rural western Kentucky. His country-rock ensemble, Brett Eugene Ralph's Kentucky Chrome Revue, can be heard in seedy dives throughout the South.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Brett Eugene RalphPublisher: Sarabande BooksPublished: 07/01/2009ISBN: 9781932511734Pages: 59Weight: 0.25lbsSize: 8.80h x 5.90w x 0.30dReview Citations: Publishers Weekly 05/18/2009 pg. 38

"Reading these absolutely terrific poems, with their southern colloquial drawl and sober Buddhist insight, is a bit like having a sage old sleepy tiger purr in your ear while you lie at the edge of the swamp in back of Billy-Joes's pickup truck."--Dazed & Confused Magazine

"Sustaining, inspiring, even rescuing."--Will Oldham, musician

"A true beast of a man with insight and beauty to spare."--Harmony Korine, filmmaker

"Brett Eugene Ralph can look at a woman dancing alone, 'eyes closed, lips parted, held aloft / in one hand half a mango, / a gigantic butcher knife / clutched in the other, ' and know immediately that she's praying."--Andrew Hudgins

Brett Eugene Ralph lives in rural western Kentucky. His country-rock ensemble, Brett Eugene Ralph's Kentucky Chrome Revue, can be heard in seedy dives throughout the South.



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Brett Eugene Ralph
Publisher: Sarabande Books
Published: 07/01/2009
ISBN: 9781932511734
Pages: 59
Weight: 0.25lbs
Size: 8.80h x 5.90w x 0.30d

Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 05/18/2009 pg. 38

"Reading these absolutely terrific poems, with their southern colloquial drawl and sober Buddhist insight, is a bit like having a sage old sleepy tiger purr in your ear while you lie at the edge of the swamp in back of Billy-Joes's pickup truck."--Dazed & Confused Magazine

"Sustaining, inspiring, even rescuing."--Will Oldham, musician

"A true beast of a man with insight and beauty to spare."--Harmony Korine, filmmaker

"Brett Eugene Ralph can look at a woman dancing alone, 'eyes closed, lips parted, held aloft / in one hand half a mango, / a gigantic butcher knife / clutched in the other, ' and know immediately that she's praying."--Andrew Hudgins

Brett Eugene Ralph lives in rural western Kentucky. His country-rock ensemble, Brett Eugene Ralph's Kentucky Chrome Revue, can be heard in seedy dives throughout the South.



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Brett Eugene Ralph
Publisher: Sarabande Books
Published: 07/01/2009
ISBN: 9781932511734
Pages: 59
Weight: 0.25lbs
Size: 8.80h x 5.90w x 0.30d

Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 05/18/2009 pg. 38