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Women Galore – 3rd Time’s the Charm

Women Galore – 3rd Time’s the Charm

What a whirlwind year for women.
I mean, I guess.

Gutter, by Lauren Brazeal

Gutter, by Lauren Brazeal

Lauren Brazeal’s first full-length collection, Gutter (YesYes Books, 2018), tells the story of a young woman, who identifies herself early in the collection as “Little Mohawked Squatter Punk,” living on the streets of Los Angeles. This collection challenges all my expectations about storytelling in poetry. The narrative emerges from a strange combination of forms, everything from sestina and villanelle to letters, instructions, erasure, checklists, and more.

Sadness Workshop, by Stevie Edwards

Sadness Workshop, by Stevie Edwards

Most of us know the feeling of coming undone, of drifting through a sea of loneliness unanchored, unmoored. After a few cities, relationships, peregrinations, we struggle to find someone who knows our name, let alone remembers it, who can speak to us in a way that feels vaguely familiar, who knows us in a way we all desire to be known.

Breve reseña de Rendición, de Ray Loriga

Breve reseña de Rendición, de Ray Loriga

“La versión moderna del cuento (…) trabaja la tensión entre las dos historias sin resolverla nunca. La historia secreta se cuenta de un modo cada vez más elusivo (…) lo más importante nunca se cuenta. La historia secreta se construye con lo no dicho, con el sobreentendido y la alusión.”

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