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It’s This, Laura Foley

Poetry & Essay

It’s This contemplates relationships, identity, love, loss, and radical transformation, finding acceptance, joy, and growing peace, as the speaker practices meditation, and falls more deeply in love with her wife. Employing spare, musical language and humor, and suffused with light, these vivid poems flash back to the speaker’s past, as they practice empathy and compassion … Read more

How to Monetize Despair, Lisa Mottolo

Poetry & Essay

How to Monetize Despair is a captivating exploration of a wide range of subjects and ideas, from traumatic loss and the sorrows of human relationships to the natural but absurd world of neurotic caterpillars and philosophical cockroaches. With a unique blend of imagery, self-help inspired titles, and Mottolo’s peculiar brand of humor, this collection takes … Read more

Life Is…: Forty poems of freedom, fortitude, and friendship, Thomas Stodulka

Poetry & Essay

In his fourth publication, Tom Stodulka AM brings to you Life Is…: Forty poems of freedom, fortitude and friendship to give the reader moments of reflection and gratitude; for you to fill in the space of what Life Is…. Life Is…: Forty poems of freedom, fortitude, and friendship is an incredible and unique anthology book that needs … Read more

Sonnets of Love and Joy, Paul Buchheit

Poetry & Essay

This thoughtful and beautifully written collection of sonnets virtually jumps off the page and into your head and heart. Redolent with emotion and keen observation, each section can stand alone in strength and sagacity. But together in one book, this collection of sonnets is graceful and creatively contemplative. The writing style is intelligent, sensitive, and … Read more

Gusher, Christopher Stephen Soden

Poetry & Essay

Christopher Stephen Soden received his MFA in Poetry from Vermont College of Fine Arts in January of 2005. He teaches craft, theory, genre and literature. He writes poetry, plays, literary, film and theatre critique for sharpcritic.com and EdgeDallas. Christopher’s poetry collection, Closer was released by Rebel Satori Press on June 14th, 2011. He received a … Read more