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Denyse Delcourt ↠ 4 SummaryNice format small bookwriting voice retty old school formalstory unclear "On What Really Happens Excellent Darn Near Perfect For What "what really happens Excellent Darn near The Blue Door (Threshold perfect for what is shades of Angela Carter and later Woolf at times The lake is flat Night A white dress Gabrielle is on the beach She runs Her hair is flowing She glides through the long grass Oh the snow of her dress She speeds toward the wood Faster faster She is barefoot She seems to be flying It is night She is free The shadow of the trees bathes her like cool water Faster faster Her dress the ribbons diaphanous Gabrielle And now she has disappearedI confess that I have never ever heard of this author before but a short review by Jonathan had me intrigued Excellent Darn nearerfect for what it is shades of angela carter and later woolf at times i Carter and later Woolf at times I a gamble with an unknown author and am I Two Views on the Doctrine of the Trinity pleased I did Yes this novella is indeederfect in every respectThe The Art of Standing Still plot is set in a large isolated house on a lakeside in modern uebec Eight childhood friends now in their fifties have gathered for a weekend to reminisce about their early years in a closed and intimated group of young men and women who grew up together around a lagoon of the Palus River in aeaceful
*and semi rural town outside of Montreal in the 1950s So the scene. In a large isolated house near modern *semi rural town outside of Montreal in the 1950s So the scene. In a large isolated house near modern eight childhood friends gather to reminisce abo. Is apparently set The friends are here though against "A BACKDROP OF THE DEATH OF GABRIELLE A VERY "backdrop of the death of Gabrielle a very asthmatic member of their group who had died at that time The main narrator Marguerite was a close friend of Gabrielle and saw how her fifteen year old friend s life changed once she met the odd couple Maria and her brother Walter who lived in the woods They in articular fascinated Gabrielle and she had to see them both as much as she could But they were indeed rather odd and then like a will o the wisp they mysteriously disappeared This had a rofound effect on Gabrielle as she felt as if her lifeline had been irrevocably severedI can indeed see why Walter made such an impact on Gabrielle who was fey I will teach you to walk like a wolf he says Just let you hair fall now lift your head now use each of your legs now find your way between the trees Slowly slowly at first ah your ears are rising up very good You understand everything But I know you Sweet Thing you still have never howled Your lungs are still in a cage Now stretch out your neck open your mouth wide and do just like me howl converse with the night Don t be afraid It s only the moon that makes the shadows dance The forest belongs to usThis is one of those soul searching books. Ut their early years in the 1950s Delcourt’s beautiful novel
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That had me wondering about life "in general and how our life is really so temporary as I have often compared to "general and how our life is really so temporary as I have often compared to twenty four hour mayfly Literally here today and gone tomorrow But the richness in the writing style here is incomparable to anything that I have read since Stoner last year The artistry with which Delcourt ortrays the views of the other friends such as L o Paul the doctor who has HIV Fran ois and Mimi the siblings of Gabrielle Gauche Mimi who had made a rather disastrous choice in husband which ended up dividing her family Vapid Suzanne with glassy blue eyes Th r se one of those annoying individuals who knows it all who had organized this long weekend so they all could reminisce on the Death Comes for the Archbishop past Yet regardless despite knowing that the death of Gabrielle wouldlay a large Mostly Mama part in all of this they were still all eager to meet againBut it s the writing style that entrances me Epiphanies stud the work at every conceivable level in the multi faceted fabric of this work Even resurrection surfaces The influence of waterlays an extraordinary The Naked Man part The novella isunchy somewhat fragmented in arts but stimulates the desire to continue reading The book mesmerized me in fact To have stimulates the desire to continue reading The book mesmerized me in fact To have
across an author such as Delcourt is indeed serendipitous. French by Eugene Vance reveals a childhood murderan author such as Delcourt is indeed serendipitous. French by Eugene Vance reveals a childhood murder almost stifled memories of Gabrielle.