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Aug 9 - Fog Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDF A stark, elegiac account of unexpected pleasures and the progress of seasonsFifteen years ago, Kathryn Scanlan found a stranger s five year diary at an estate auction in a small town in Illinois The owner of the diary was eighty six years old when she began recording the details of her life in the small book, a gift from her daughter and son in law The diary was falling apart water stained and illegible in places but magnetic to Scanlan nonethelessAfter reading and rereading the diary, studying and dissecting it, for the next fifteen years she played Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or with the sentences that caught her attention, cutting, editing, arranging, and rearranging them into the composition that became AugFog she chose the title from a note that was tucked into the diary Sure grand out, the diarist writes That puzzle a humdinger, she says, followed by, A letter from Lloyd saying John died the th An entire state of mourning reveals itself incanned hams The result of Scanlan s collaging is an utterly compelling, deeply moving meditation on life and deathIn AugFog, Scanlan s spare, minimalist approach has a maximal emotional effect, remaining with the reader long after the book ends It is an unclassifiable work from a visionary young writer and artist a singular portrait of a life revealed by revision and restraint.

  • ebook
  • 128
  • Aug 9 - Fog
  • Kathryn Scanlan
  • 10 April 2019
  • 0374719993

About the Author: Kathryn Scanlan

Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDF Kathryn Scanlan s work has appeared in NOON, Fence, Granta, and Egress Her debut collection of stories, The Dominant Animal, is forthcoming from FSG Originals in She lives in Los Angeles.



10 thoughts on “Aug 9 - Fog

  1. Roxane Roxane says:

    Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDFA strange book of erasure from a found diary What works is seeing the shape of a year in the life But the syntax might be what s not working for me I don t know Definitely worth reading because it is quite different I just don t know what to make of this one, what I am supposed to take from it.

  2. Bandit Bandit says:

    Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDFThis isn t really a book, is it Not in a way that someone would spend money on it, surely Technically, yes, it s formatted and published as a book, but realistically speaking it is 128 pages I was easily able to read in just under 15 minutes This is beyond spare, beyond minimalistic, beyond bare bones even It might work as a poetry volume, possibly, although it s sparse even by those standards Mood wise, again, might work for poetry Otherwise, possibly, an experiment But it doesn t offer This isn t really a book, is it Not in a way that someone would spend money on it, surely Technically, yes, it s formatted and published as a book, but realistically speaking it is 128 pages I was easily able to read in just under 15 minutes This is beyond spare, beyond minimalistic, beyond bare bones even It might work as a poetry volume, possibly, although it s sparse even by those standards Mood wise, again, might work for poetry

  3. Paris (parisperusing) Paris (parisperusing) says:

    Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDFEver where glare of ice We didn tsleep too good My pep has left me.D I out to cemetery towardevening Flowers frozen We arealone tonite Kathryn Scanlan s Aug 9 Fog is a rearrangement of sentences taken from a stranger s diary she found at an estate auction 15 years ago Its author is an 86 year old woman whose annals sweep five years 1968 to 1972 and five seasons From what I deduced of the language, the speaker let s call her Joan is a black woman I sensed this from the use of Ever where glare of ice We didn tsleep too good My pep has left me

  4. David Schaafsma David Schaafsma says:

    Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDFThis short book is what some people call an erasure project by Kathryn Scanlan At an estate sale she found a diary one of those five year diaries with room for a small amount of information for each of five years pertaining to a particular date written by a woman who was given the book to write in by younger relatives She was 86 when she began keeping it in 1968 72 When Scanlan found the diary it was headed to the trash it was falling apart, and yet something about it made her want to This short book is what some people call an erasure project by Kathryn Scanlan At an estate sale she found a diary one of those five year diaries with room for a small amount of

  5. Richard Richard says:

    Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDFA small, quiet experiment about a life lived Day to day, storm to storm, death to death A special artifact I look forward to Scanlan s collection of brilliant short fiction

  6. Sonia Schoenfield Sonia Schoenfield says:

    Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDFI picked this up out of curiosity off the new book shelf in the library It s small, has a linen cover, and the title is the same day as today What are the odds The author, Kathryn Scanlan, wrote this book using sentences and phrases from a diary she bought at an estate sale It s one of those five year diaries that has a page for each day divided into five years, with space to write just a few words The diary belonged to an octogenarian in a small Illinois town covering the years 1968 1972 I picked this up out of curiosity off the new book shelf in the library It s small, has a linen cover, and the title is the same

  7. Cherise Wolas Cherise Wolas says:

    Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDF110 pages in the tiny hardcover Scanlan found a diary written by an elderly woman at an estate sale and spent a significant amount of time choosing, arranging and rearranging some of the short entries It reminds me of artists who rework found objects someone else s old painting or photograph, etc , into something new The selected entries, covering the span of four seasons, highlight the mundane and the beauty the unnamed diary keeper sees, as well as illnesses of ostensible relatives, sleep 110 pages in the tiny hardcover Scanlan found a diary written by an elderly woman at an estate sale and spent a significant amount of time choosing, arranging and rearranging some of the short entries It reminds me of artists who rework found objects someone else s old painting or photograph, etc , into something new Th

  8. Ben Niespodziany Ben Niespodziany says:

    Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDFThis book just wrecked me Throughout the reading, I found myself jotting down ideas and fragments for my own pieces of flash poetry The ending So minimal and timeless and surreal and moving Makes you want to walk outside and write about the weather Unlike anything I ve read Can t wait to read it again once I have the physical copy Wow.

  9. Etienne Etienne says:

    Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDF2,5 5 Literacy experimentation where an author rewrite edited pieces of an old diary she fund and turn it into fictional diary I guess Original take but the result is a bit empty, the writing and the moment describe has a kind of melancholic beauty to them but it just isn t enough to make a g

  10. Rhys Rhys says:

    Ebook é Aug 9 - Fog MOBI ½ Aug 9 PDF/EPUB or Aug 9 pdf, Aug 9 - FogAug 9 - Fog PDFI love experimental books, ones that play with format and perspectives and such, so when I read the description of this work, I immediately went and got it from my library This is a unique collection and rearrangement by the author of a real elderly woman s diary that spans 5 years From reading other reviews, I m not the only one who has struggled to classify this I feel like poetry might feel the closest to it, but I m not sure even then Prose poetry maybe I enjoyed this and I agree with a I love experimental books, ones that play with format and perspectives and such, so when I read the description of this work, I immediately went and got it from my library This is a unique collection and rearrangement by the author of a real elderly woman s diary that spans 5 years From reading other reviews, I m not the only one who has struggled to classify this I feel like poetry might feel the closest to it, but I m not sure even then Prose poetry maybe

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