“The shining outlasts its day, “says poet Kenneth Frost in the last poem of this intriguing, posthumous collection. Indeed it does. Frost’s life work hypnotizes with its dazzling mixture of surreal and natural imagery. His titles cry out specificity while his stanzas court universality.
before us as a virtual archipelago of totem-like short poems, these selected
pieces belie their presumably explosive birth with an elegance of light and
dazzle. Each image connects seamlessly with their contextual whole in an artistic
logic unique to this poet.
Early in the book in a poem
entitled Terrorist Frost replicates the cold-blooded passion and insidious
obsession of a protagonist bent on mayhem. or more of my review go here: http://dougholder.blogspot.com/2015/05/coring-moon-selected-poems-by-kenneth.html