You Better Be Lightning by Andrea Gibson

You Better Be Lightning

Andrea Gibson

nonfiction lgbtqia+ poetry challenging reflective medium-paced

128 pages | first published 2021

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You Better Be Lightning by Andrea Gibson is a queer, political, and feminist collection guided by self-reflection. The poems range from close examination of the deeply personal to the vastness of the world, exploring the expansiveness of the human...
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emotional 92%
reflective 82%
hopeful 61%
inspiring 54%
sad 28%
challenging 27%
funny 19%
dark 17%
lighthearted 7%
relaxing 6%
tense 4%
adventurous 3%
informative 3%


medium 47%
fast 40%
slow 12%

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