By Shé Hawke
Each element of this intriguing and tumultuous water narrative takes the reader for a experience on various streams of intoxicating, bold and from time to time playful water worlds.
From historical Greek production myths to the Australian seashore, Aquamorphia strikes symphonically, praising the maternal and generative traits of fluidity because the immense Bang, or splitting of the Cosmic Egg. The verse is afloat with metaphors that flesh out the trivia of the aquatic landscapes that maintain life.
These phrases are a lyrical bathing, a renewal. Drawing judiciously on Western mythology, feminist philosophy, indigenous cosmology, medical wisdom, and the murmurings of waters themselves, Aquamorphia bargains a renewed environmental imaginary, during which we will be able to do not forget that we too are of the ocean, and may discover ways to breathe underwater.
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Aquamorphia: falling for water by Shé Hawke