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By Leslie C. Chang, Cornelius Eady

Issues That now not satisfaction Me is a set of poems approximately relations and reminiscence. This booklet is full of gadgets. the writer writes:I like gadgets for company,to beautify the plainest areas, decorumandI amass info, jade bracelet, her animal-printdresses, an oval coral cameo.How do items counter loneliness, she asks, and contact us of the way to behave?In issues That now not satisfaction Me, lyric is pushed via a compulsion or have to acquire, as a way to make feel of the prior and remain attached to it.And what if that connection have been to be misplaced? Confronting loss, the publication items jointly a kin heritage from tales fragmented and overheard. It asks: what's rumour and what's background? It seeks to embrace tale, or historic element, in lyric shape. Resisting nostalgia, its poems recognize what's decreased through grief or loss but demonstrate information that carry sway over us and provides us carrying on with pleasure.

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