Download ☆ You are Enough: Love Poems for the End of the World By Smokii Sumac – Pembspm.co.uk

Download ☆ You are Enough: Love Poems for the End of the World By Smokii Sumac – Pembspm.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 108 pages
  • You are Enough: Love Poems for the End of the World
  • Smokii Sumac
  • English
  • 04 April 2018
  • 9781928120162

You are Enough: Love Poems for the End of the WorldIn His Debut Poetry Collection You Are Enough Love Poems For The End Of The World, Smokii Sumac Has Curated A Selection Of Works From Two Years Of A Near Daily Poetry Practice What Began As A Sort Of Daily Online Poetry Journal Using The Hashtag Haikuaday, Has Since Transformed Into A Brilliant Collection Of Storytelling Drawing Upon Indigenous Literary Practice, And Inspired By Works Like Billy Ray Belcourt S This Wound Is A World, And Tenille Campbell S IndianLovePoems With Sections Dealing With Recovery From Addiction And Depression, Coming Home Through Ceremony, And Of Course, As The Title Suggests, On Falling In And Out Of Love, Sumac Brings The Reader Through Two Years Of Life As A Ktunaxa Two Spirit Person This Collection Will Move You As Sumac Addresses The Grief Of Being An Indigenous Person In Canada, Shares Timely And Sometimes Hilarious Musings On Consent, Sex, And Gender, Introduces Readers To People And Places He Has Loved And Learned From, And Through It All, Helps Us All Come To Know That We Are Enough, Just As We Are.


About the Author: Smokii Sumac

Smokii Sumac is a proud member of the Ktunaxa nation located in what is currently southeastern British Columbia They are a PhD Candidate in Indigenous Studies at Trent University where their research centres on coming home as a Ktunaxa adoptee and two spirit person Smokii identifies as queer, transmasculine, two spirit, a poet, and uncle, and auntie and a cat person They accept he him his or


8 thoughts on “You are Enough: Love Poems for the End of the World

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    Review by Jenn Cole You Are Enough Love Poems for the End of the World, Smokii Sumac s debut poetry collection, is a place to rest awhile and find honest expressions of hope, grief, rage and falling in love In You are Enough, the specificity of daily life in Michi Saagig territory coffee and the Odenabe moves alongside broader Indigenous experiences and knowledges, respecting diversity at all times.The poet reveals himself to us through detailed impressions about what makes up a home, trans 2S sexuality and consent, and the difficulty of overcoming alcoholism all with staggering generosity The openness with which Sumac invites us into his world provokes reciprocal openness in the reader Even as he focuses our gaze on the Coulten Boushie and Tina Fontaine trials, Standing Rock, Orlando, Trudeau and...

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