Something Bright, Then Holes: Poems by Maggie Nelson

Something Bright, Then Holes: Poems

Maggie Nelson

96 pages first pub 2003 (editions)

nonfiction poetry emotional reflective medium-paced


Before Maggie Nelson's name became synonymous with such genre-defying, binary-slaying writing as The Argonauts and The Art of Cruelty, this collection of poetry introduced readers to a singular voice in the making: exhilarating, fiercely vulnerabl...

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emotional 91%
reflective 58%
sad 58%
dark 50%
hopeful 41%
challenging 33%
mysterious 25%
adventurous 16%
funny 16%
tense 16%
inspiring 8%


medium 53%
fast 26%
slow 20%

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