Diddle by Daniel Staniforth

By Daniel Staniforth

Diddle is a series of absurd, very unlikely, yet faintly attached tales approximately immigrants dwelling within the united states that serves to deconstruct the “American Dream” mythos. each one tale exemplifies the adventure of existence for outsiders within the US, in addition to the impossibility of absolute acculturation. A dozen brief tales are every one generated out of a line from the outdated nursery rhyme, laced with double entendres, a number of meanings and overlaps. Written through a poet with a wealthy contact of language, those stories query the very concept of id and belonging, proposing in its place the amalgamated country that the majority individuals are pressured to reside in.

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