ONE – You May Not Take the Sad and Angry Consolations


From: You May Not Take the Sad and Angry Consolations


Shame-Trick – Never-Trick – No-Trick – Obligation-Trick – Fear-Trick – Satisfaction-Trick (Permission Granted) – NEW YORK MINUTE – Fatherhood-Trick – You may not take the sad and angry consolations. – In the famous American art gallery – Freedom-Trick – Protection-Trick – Beauty-Trick – Disbelief-Trick – Death-Trick



Shane Neilson

Shane Neilson is a disabled poet, physician, and critic, who grew up in New Brunswick and now lives in Oakville, Ontario. Neilson is the author of four non-fiction books on medicine and literary criticism. His poetry has won the Walrus Poetry Prize and Arc Magazine’s Poem of the Year Award (twice). His five previous poetry collections include Dysphoria, winner of the Hamilton Literary Award for Poetry and Complete Physical, a finalist for the Trillium Award.