footlights from Radiant Press “lyric grief-work, and joy-work, loss, and resilience” Over 100 copies sold in just over 4 months. Order from your local indie bookstore or from the press. $20.
the pet radish, shrunken
(Book*hug, 2015) $22 for paper, $13 for digital from Book*hug.
“These poems shelter surreal and uncanny imagery. Charged with innovative and lyrical energies, the pet radish, shrunken is a gorgeous rebellion.“— Eduardo C. Corral on the pet radish, shrunken
“I read the book through three times[…] I very much enjoyed it. I laughed out loud on multiple occasions which is no small feat for a book of poetry!” — Jenny Samparisi on the pet radish, shrunken
(Snare, 2011) [Book Trailer] Thirsts, denied and indulged, overt and so subtle as to be unnoticeable, have a sometimes unexamined power in our lives. Poems in Thirsts are passions we hold for one another.
Words and frames obliquely enter and exit. It is characteristic of her poetry to find that right mix of slippage and balance.
“reading a lot of poetry the meaning goes horizontal but this goes horizontal, vertical then vertigo.” ~ Shannon Maguire