The Bad Wife Handbook (Wesleyan Poetry Series)

The Bad Wife Handbook (Wesleyan Poetry Series)

Rachel Zucker


Rachel Zucker's 3rd booklet of poems is a darkly comedian assortment that appears unsparingly on the problems and compromises of married existence. officially leading edge and blazingly direct, The undesirable spouse instruction manual cross-examines marriage, motherhood, monogamy, and writing itself. Rachel Zucker's upending of grammatical and syntactic expectancies lends those poems an pressing richness and aesthetic complexity that mirrors the puzzles of genuine lifestyles. Candid, subversive, and really relocating, The undesirable spouse guide is a vital portrait of up to date marriage and the writing lifestyles, of emotional connection and disconnection, of togetherness and aloneness.

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