Review of Barnett & Smith at Plume

In my final piece as outgoing reviews editor, I briefly review Cameron Barnett’s The Drowning Boy’s Guide to Water and Maggie Smith’s Good Bones in the new December issue of Plume.

The Fawn Abyss Reviewed!

The Fawn Abyss garnered a positive review in the new August edition of the Washington Independent Review of Books! Reviewer Grace Cavalieri wrote, “There’s a measured authority in every line; and when he talks about the present time there’s a cellular reality, touched with hope, saying what must not be lost.” You can read the full review… Continue reading The Fawn Abyss Reviewed!

Reviews of Mark Cox & Bill Knott

My brief reviews of Mark Cox’s Sorrow Bread: Poems 1984-2015 and Bill Knott’s I Am Flying Into Myself: Selected Poems 1960-2014 appear in the new August issue of Plume.

Four Chapbook Reviews at Plume

I briefly review four recent chapbooks in the new May issue of Plume: Tommye Blount’s What Are We Not For, Jennifer Givhan’s Lifeline, Sarah Pape’s Ruination Atlas, and Shelly Wong’s Rare Birds.

Review of Anna Świrszczyńska

My review of Anna Świrszczyńska’s Building the Barricade, newly translated by Piotr Florczyk, appears in the new February issue of Plume.