3 Poetry Books I’ve Read This Year

  1. Space, In Chains by Laura Kasischke. Goodreads Synopsis: Laura Kasischke's poems have the same haunting qualities and truth as our most potent memories and dreams. Through ghostly voices, fragmented narratives, overheard conversations, songs, and prayers in language reminiscent of medieval lyrics converted into contemporary idiom, the poems in Space, In Chains create a visceral… Continue reading 3 Poetry Books I’ve Read This Year


Being Jazz by Jazz Jennings

Goodreads Synopsis: Jazz Jennings is one of the youngest and most prominent voices in the national discussion about gender identity. At the age of five, Jazz transitioned to life as a girl, with the support of her parents. A year later, her parents allowed her to share her incredible journey in her first Barbara Walters interview,… Continue reading Being Jazz by Jazz Jennings

Patchwork Press Cover Reveal – Savages

Savages Synopsis:  Ten years before Queen Kadia decimated the six kingdoms of Warshard, her interest lay in the unborn child of a Seaburn savage. Daughter of Chief Ruin, Breen is one of the most fearsome warriors in the Southern Delica Tribe, but nothing can stop the Emperor from reaping the Savage Lands for soldiers. When her… Continue reading Patchwork Press Cover Reveal – Savages

General Writing Update (March wk 2)

A Mad Woman's Voice: My poetry collection that I've been working on for about a year. This week I've been rearranging poems. The collection stands at 37 pages, but I've been thinking about adding more to round the number to an even 40. Which means I've been spending a lot of time going through old… Continue reading General Writing Update (March wk 2)