Read No Matter the Wreckage Online Free - Following the success of her breakout poem, "B," Sarah Kay, in collaboration with illustrator Sophia Janowitz, releases her debut collection of poetry featuring work from the first decade of her career. No Matter the Wreckage presents readers with new and beloved poetry that showcases Kay's talent for celebrating family, love, travel, and unlikely romance between inanimate objects ("The Toothbrush to the Bicycle Tire"). Both fresh and wise, Kay's poetry allows readers to join her on the journey of discovering herself and the world around her. It is an honest and powerful collection.
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April 14, 2017
I have been following Sarah Kay since my first year in college (2012) when I first watched her in Ted. Immediately, I was captivated and inevitably fell in love with spoken word. When she first announced that she will be publishing a book, I was more than excited. I had pre-ordered three copies i...
February 07, 2015
It will now be my life mission to read all poems Sarah Kay has written. She is a genius times infinity. I have memorized Postcards that's how much I loved it. And remind me please to ask her to buy me new set of tabs because I seriously have used up all my tabs on this book. I loved how her poe...
November 06, 2017
SHUT THE HECK YOUR FACE THIS WAS SO GOOD
I have been reading so much mindless poetry lately. Poetry written on napkins and scribbed in diaries, just syntax-less ramblings. THIS is poetry with substance, with carefully thought-out writing, with power and emotion.
most of this is about love, but it'...
August 01, 2015
Wish I could whisper "it's not you, it's me" to this book. Even though Sarah Kay has established quite the fan base on Goodreads and on the web, I just could not connect with these poems on a deeper level - perhaps because poetry has never been my genre of choice. I appreciate that she writes abo...
February 03, 2018
I held very still and closed my eyes, trying to keep whatever particles of you I managed to steal, until even my inhale meant losing you.
rainy night + coffee + this poetry book = overwhelming satisfaction 💫
unlike any other modern poetry books which are all about dumping emotions in sets of rhym...
July 11, 2014
Rip my heart right out of my chest. Sarah Kay. Holy.shit.
I think my favorite of all of the poems in this book is The Type. This line did it for me....
"It is hard to stop loving the ocean.
Even after it has left you gasping. salty."
If i was rich, I'd buy copies of this book and give it to every wom...
December 28, 2017
Sarah Kay's first collection of poems is an instant favourite of mine.
A dear friend brought Sarah Kay to my attention a few months ago in an attempt to explain to me the wonders of spoken-word poetry. She sent me a TED talks video called If I should have a daughter... and within less than...
April 21, 2017
the most beautiful thing i've ever read.
December 10, 2016
4.5 stars. Phenomenal.
May 24, 2017
UGH SARAH IS SO TALENTED. I loved this so much.
Here are some of the poems from this collection performed by Sarah: (I highly recommend watching them!!! Sarah is so good at what she does)
◘ The Type
◘ Private Parts
◘ Ghost Ship (this one is phenomenal. it almost made me cry)