>>posted: 6-27-2014

Karla Kelsey reviews
the L notebook
by Sabine Macher
As temperatures hover in the upper 80s, summertime’s fantasy of ease takes over, gives rise to a self that, in lieu of work, throws on flip-flops and a swimsuit and heads to the pool. This...[more]

>>posted: 5-31-2014

Ray McDaniel reviews
End of the Sentimental Journey: A Mystery Poem
by Sarah Vap
I am old, I leave the house less and less, I don’t go to as many poetry readings as I used to. But I read a lot of poetry—as a reader might hope a reviewer would. But readers of poetry reviews,...[more]

>>posted: 5-3-2014

Sueyeun Juliette Lee reviews
Things To Do With Your Mouth
by Divya Victor
Recently released by Les Figues press, Divya Victor’s Things To Do With Your Mouth examines hysteria and psychoanalytic theory, exploring how bodies are fragmented, dismembered, and silenced when...[more]

>>posted: 4-8-2014

Ray McDaniel reviews
The Self Unstable
by Elisa Gabbert
Although The Self Unstable is her third book, Elisa Gabbert’s dominant mode of publication is the tweet, of which she is queen. As of circa right this moment, she has composed almost 45,000 of them,...[more]

>>posted: 3-11-2014

Stephen Motika reviews
Orange Roses
by Lucy Ives
I started reading Lucy Ives’s Orange Roses in the local library; I enjoyed the architecture of the building, the clerestory, but the screaming children did me in. As I walked out, I thought about the...[more]