Post-structural poetry describing the yank adventure today.

AN AMERICAN nonetheless existence

"In a Post-structural period comes e. smith sleigh's unfettered, frank, poetry approximately existence in modern the United States. the us outlined through a painter poet with phrases focused into gemstones of personal suggestions and reports which shine from each one web page of this excellent, notion upsetting poetry collection."
--Lyn Plihal

"many good stuff are available within the cave in of older systems... "
From post-structural concept e. smith sleigh's crafts candid phrases approximately modern the United States. the us and its situations defined via an artist-poet with phrases focused into gemstones of guileless deepest strategies and reviews which shine from each one web page of this frank, occasionally humorous, thought-provoking poetry assortment.


I write poetry virtually each day. It wasn't effortless yet many years in the past I replaced my existence. i used to be exhausted from a special existence combating site visitors, being on time--you comprehend the regimen. I gave it up. firstly, I needed to dwell with out a lot of the issues I took without any consideration. you can now locate me at my table operating with the liberty to write down what i believe, think or examine. i'm going to always remember those stories. Out of this time and mirrored image got here my paintings: poetry, prose, and publish structural thought. you will discover all of my creations at my website.

--e. smith sleigh
authorandpoet, Twitter

e. smith sleigh writes poetry and fiction, gained awards for her writing, lives by means of a lake in Robert Penn Warren state the place she attracts her thought.

She is a pioneer in discussions, tweets, and blogs approximately publish structuralism on the net. She blogs approximately post-structuralism and literature on her site

Sleigh's first poetry e-book is entitled this stuff ARE A something. Her following books are: Our Nature, This Nature, Musings from the Fault Line after darkish and An American nonetheless existence. sleigh’s latest poetry booklet is trap a Lover Falling. Her non-fiction booklet is entited: submit Structuralism and comparable rates: from Jacques Derrida, Judith Kristeva, etc . Her fiction e-book is SIBBE’S method, a old fiction account of northern eu ancestry. sleigh’s VERITY IS RELATIVE: Emma's Memoir was once written as a fictional memoir.

She was once nominated for her state’s 2013-2014 Poet Laureate. Her fifth poetry publication, An American nonetheless lifestyles, was once an access within the 2016 Pulitzer Poetry Prize Competition.

She received finalist designation in different literary and educational competitions together with jap Kentucky University’s educational magazine 9 Patch: an inventive magazine for girls and Gender stories.

On her web site,, she blogs approximately put up Structuralism.

"To be common you have to stain the cognizance of the folk. you have to dig out a fact that everyone is aware, yet they do not are looking to pay attention, then inform it in a way that is so articulate and so aesthetically angry, so attractive, that they have obtained to simply accept it again of their lives back. that is what i need to do. contact anything common in our personal language."
--James Dean Bradfield

"the Jacks help me with common refutation cathartic confirmation
mulish defiant I positioned pen to paper brush to canvas
chase the twist of blustery climate and struggle the evening winds"
--e. smith sleigh, An American nonetheless Life©

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