Read Online Harlot Book by Jill Alexander Essbaum

Read Online Harlot Book by Jill Alexander Essbaum

Harlot

Few poets roots go deeper than the Romantics Jill Alexander Essbaum s reach all the way to the Elizabethans In her Harlot one hears Herbert and Wyatt and Donne, their parallax view of religion as sex and sex as religion, their delight in sin, their smirking penitence, their penchant for the conceit, their riddles and fables, their fondling and squeezing of language But Few poets roots go deeper than the Romantics Jill Alexander Essbaum s reach all the way to the Elizabethans In her Harlot one hears Herbert and Wyatt and Donne, their parallax view of religion as sex and sex as religion, their delight in sin, their smirking penitence, their penchant for the conceit, their riddles and fables, their fondling and squeezing of language But this postulant in the Church of the Kiss is a twenty first century woman, a strange woman less bowed to confession than hell bent on fairly bragging of threesomes and complications than were wet dreamt of in Mr W H s philosophy H L Hix

Title : Harlot
Author :  Jill Alexander Essbaum
Language : English
Isbn : 0615161316
Format : Poetry
Pages : 88 pages

Rating: 4.7

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