Joy Is So Exhausting by Susan Holbrook. Recommended by Dani Couture.

Joy Is So Exhausting by Susan Holbrook

Published: October 2009, Coach House Books (@coachhousebooks)

ISBN: 9781552452226

The Recommend:

How could I not fall head over heels over head again for a poetry collection with a title that nods to one of my favourite novels: Marian Engel’s Bear.

Susan Holbrook’s Joy Is So Exhausting is deeply and darkly funny, political, and whip-smart.

Recommended poem: “Insert.”

Read an excerpt here >>

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About Dani Couture (@danicouture):

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Dani Couture is the author of Good Meat (Pedlar Press) and Sweet (2010, Pedlar Press).

Visit her at www.blackbearonwater.com and www.animaleffigy.com.

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