Review: Animals with Human Voices is a remarkable debut collection from Damen O'Brien

By Geoff Page
April 22 2022 - 2:00pm
Jellyfish weary of immortality feature in Damen O'Brien's debut poetry collection. Picture: Shutterstock
  • Animals with Human Voices, by Damen O'Brien. Recent Work Press, $19.95.

Like most first collections of poetry, Damen O'Brien's Animals with Human Voices is rich with possible future directions.