sooner than restoration comes the education to recuperate. In urban of sluggish Dissolve, John Chávez takes readers via this journey—the “slow dissolve,” the unpacking and re-packing of self that needs to ensue ahead of therapeutic can start. Fusing language poetry, lyric, and narrative, Chávez makes use of syntactical play, rhythm, and repetition of keyword phrases and contours to lend immediacy to feelings and activities. He information phrases and pictures on their heads and invitations readers to reexamine humans and locations which are without delay established and totally unfamiliar.
Part of the Mary Burritt Christiansen Poetry Series
John Chávez assistant professor of English at Dixie kingdom university of Utah in St. George.