A Hundred Silences
In this eloquent and tender collection of poems, an exciting new voice in South African writing explores the unique silences, memories, and secrets found in every room. From the quiet, gnawing loneliness of hotel rooms to the ache and longing created by absence, these poems consider all silences, including those found between words, and the loudness of the emotions that create them.
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Review: A Hundred SilencesUser Review - Sean - Goodreads
Gabeba Baderoon's voice is clear and usually quiet, whether she is describing the coat her father made for her mother or the sinking of the Estonia, and she seeks out and lays bare in plain, unadorned ... Read full review