Jay Featherstone's "Glass"

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Presented by Gloucester Writers Center at Gloucester Writers Center, Gloucester MA

May 15 2019
Jay Featherstone's "Glass"

Jay Featherstone will be coming to the Gloucester Writers Center to give a reading from “Glass”; a book of his poems.

Jay Featherstone’s Glass is true to its title as these poems allow the reader to look straight though language to see clearly how joy and loss are inextricably connected (“On the path to impoverishment,/tenderness. // In the long taking away, / hearing festival sounds / through all the streets of the city.”). From Wilkes-Barre to Yokohama, from son to father (“Feel my chest. It’s not a scar. It’s a letter /”), father to son (“Nights and years of wanting / you to be like the

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Open discussion to follow the reading.

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