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By Jane Shore

In her acclaimed collections chuffed relatives and tune Minus One, Jane Shore traced her existence from formative years to coming of age to parenthood. Now, in A Yes-or-No solution, Shore etches the patience of the prior in a lifestyles that has moved right into a mature new section as a member of the newborn growth iteration. Recalling her Jewish adolescence in New Jersey, residing within the house above the family's clothes shop, Shore lovingly imagines her mom and dad, now long gone, reunited with family over a Scrabble board within the afterlife. The poet's teenage daughter types during the "vintage" outfits of her mother's personal hippie days. loved goods left at the back of -- an handle publication, a piano, a simple chair, a favourite doll -- proceed to hang-out the living.

The poems in A Yes-or-No resolution dignify reminiscence via designated element, with a voice that might resonate for a iteration at a crossroads.

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