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Nd the journal is an intrinsic part of the kinetic activity of keeping bees making 'tiny regular checks' in the turn around the central figure of the sun and minute exploratory interventions through the round of the year The book is full of moments of revelation particularly of the relationship between the domestic and the wild In attempting to record and invoke something of the complexity of the relationship between 'keepe. I firstly read The ueen I found it so moving I couldn t start reading the book I hold it too precious perhaps was I afraid of being too moved Finally I got to it on the beachafter 5 minutes the local DJ started playing Christina Aguilera I realized I do not need the atmosphere it is never right The whole book was excellent especially the beginning and the end and the ueen and the very last one I am happy it started anew I especially liked how I felt intimately being there with the family Sean Borodale wrote an exuisite book I imagine somehow that it was hard that he might have had hard times writing it It is a nice half diaryhalf poetry half animalhalf flower book I recommend

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Bee Journal

Bee Journal is a startlingly original poetry seuence a poem journal of beekeeping that chronicles the life of the hive from the collection of a small nucleus on the first day to the capture of a swarm two years later It observes the living architecture of the comb the range and locality of the colony; its flights flowers water sources parasites lives and deathsThese poems were written at the hive wearing a veil and gloves a. dnf because i had no clue what it meant sorry

Sean Borodale â 5 Free read

R' and 'kept' it tunes ear and speech towards the ecstasy of bees between the known and the unknown Because of its genesis as a working journal there is here an unusual intimacy and deep scrutiny of life and death in nature The language itself is dense and clotted the imagery thrillingly fresh and the observing eye close scrupulous and full of wonder Bee Journal is one of the most unusual and exciting poetry debuts in years. 12th June I watch its mechanism its uartz pulsedrink bones of wetness from the earth s holes 11th October Alight honey bee I do feel the extremity of your spepctrumthat homes on an unsteady cymbal of flower s radialI heard it shivering tish as you touched its platform a close up protracting of tongue suck in a zip noise a faint sweet wet from a nectary s spring A poem collection in the form of a diary which was so beautiful to read it is overflowing with warm dreamy and lyrical language Reading the book all at once may be hard to swallow but in snippets is as sweet and precious as honey


10 thoughts on “Bee Journal

  1. says:

    Love the concept and the writing is lyrical and lovely Did feel a bit disconnected to it though and it didn't particularly move me expect in

  2. says:

    dnf because i had no clue what it meant sorry

  3. says:

    How bees touch and re align their touchLight in migration;noise of a body in continual repair I love this concept a poetic narrative recounting the life and death of a beehive from the perspective of a first time apiarist Borodale can write beautifully elouently unexpectedly; there's a physicality to his images and turns of phrase that sui

  4. says:

    5 Stars for the beautiful cover and concept only 2 for the content As a poetry geek it left me largely unmoved Also the intro essay is too wanky for words like an art school grad trying to justify their end of year project Disappointed

  5. says:

    I firstly read The ueen I found it so moving I couldn't start reading the book I hold it too precious perhaps was I afraid of being too moved? Finally I got to it on the beachafter 5 minutes the local DJ started playing Christina Aguilera I realized I do not need the atmosphere it is never right The whole book was excelle

  6. says:

    I liked this kind of I thinkMost of it kind went over my head My vocabulary certainly could do with expanding t

  7. says:

    12th June' I watch its mechanism its uartz pulsedrink bones of wetness from the earth's holes'11th October'Alight honey bee I do feel the extremity of your spepctrumthat homes on an unsteady cymbal of flower's radialI heard it shivering tish as you touched its platform;a close up protracting of tongue suck in a zip noise;a faint sweet wet from a nectary's spring'A poem collection in the form of a diary which was so beaut

  8. says:

    real bucolic hours all the words are lovely but i started to agree w the reviews saying there’s no emotion in them then i got to the end and ‘10th february dismantling the comb’ Destroyed Me then right at the very end ‘3rd july gift’ was such a perfect ending oh yes like i wish that level of Good was sustained throughout the book but those two poems and a few others really do make up for the less g

  9. says:

    I enjoyed the book as a journal and as an account of a bee keeper's experience But as poetry the book did little to impress me Ironically my

  10. says:

    'Nettles have grown into old men's bristles' nectar as 'jewel pins' and the 'air steep with bees' Borodale's 'Bee Journal' is mesmerising Honey smeared observations from the weather's 'law of conduct' to panels thin as a shoulder bl

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