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By Rick Hilles

The identify of the name poem—“Brother Salvage: a genizah,” offers a skeleton key to free up the robust forces that bind Rick Hilles’s assortment. A genizah is a depository, or hiding position, for sacred texts. It plays a double functionality: to maintain hallowed items secure and to avoid extra damaging forces from circulating and inflicting extra damage. Brother Salvage serves precisely this function. The poems are heartrending and incisive, protecting tales and lives that are supposed to no longer be forgotten. but, during the poet’s eloquent craft, painful histories and photographs are fantastically and luminously contained. Like students sifting via old genizahs looking for religious and ancient insights, readers immersed in Brother Salvage will locate, on the center of the ebook, the main sacred entity: hope.

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By Rick Hilles

The identify of the name poem—“Brother Salvage: a genizah,” offers a skeleton key to free up the robust forces that bind Rick Hilles’s assortment. A genizah is a depository, or hiding position, for sacred texts. It plays a double functionality: to maintain hallowed items secure and to avoid extra damaging forces from circulating and inflicting extra damage. Brother Salvage serves precisely this function. The poems are heartrending and incisive, protecting tales and lives that are supposed to no longer be forgotten. but, during the poet’s eloquent craft, painful histories and photographs are fantastically and luminously contained. Like students sifting via old genizahs looking for religious and ancient insights, readers immersed in Brother Salvage will locate, on the center of the ebook, the main sacred entity: hope.

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