By Kevin Shaw
Stately and majestic, but scuffed with put on and disillusion, the poems of Smaller Hours mount the sky like columns and fora of a few archaic damage. via those historical halls, Kevin Shaw tracks Eros, clearing away the rubble and sprucing the marble, alongside the way in which exploring queer methods of preserving time. song and flicks, clocks and inventors populate those poems. background casts a shadow over all.
Kevin Shaw's debut assortment is a travel de strength of keep an eye on and charm; musical traces anchored by way of robust rhythms dance into the reader's ear. The audio system of those lyrics come upon Nijinsky in a ready room, Ovid on the laundromat, or re-enact a devastating flood after an evening of ingesting. From a mixtape packed with quarter-century-old regrets, to the sensuality of a harmonica humming opposed to pursed lips, to the violence and desire of Stonewall, Smaller Hours collapses the previous with the current and the non-public with the general public, taking a sideways look at ancient figures — inventors, poets, motion picture stars — from throughout a homosexual bar's crowded dance floor.
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