The Museum of Heartache by Paul Luikart 165 pages ISBN-10 : 1948920271 ISBN-13 : 978-1948920278 $15 Like fireworks seen from a distance, Paul Luikart’s stories burst across the page and leave their imprint on your eye, while revealing details of the landscape beneath. “Paul Luikart earns his spot on the shortlist of writers
Unexpected Mergers by Jordan Trethewey and Marcel Herms $20 US 97 pages ISBN-10 : 1948920247 ISBN-13 : 978-1948920247 Another brilliant collaboration between poet Jordan Trethewey, poet laureate of Fredricton NB, and painter Marcel Herms, Unexpected Mergers is a haunting, and often hilarious, conversation. An emblem book for the 21st century. Jordan Trethewey gets it
Transparent Investigations by Andres Osuna-Vega and Franco Strong $15 US 167 pages ISBN-10 : 1948920190 ISBN-13 : 978-1948920193 A rail-line leading to purgatory. A woman’s identity fractured across international borders. Detectives haunted by desert hallucinations. These are the stories contained within Transparent Investigations. Transparent Investigations is an arresting work that showcases the themes, obsessions, and talents of
Banshee and the Sperm Whale by Jake Camp $14.99 US 273 pages ISBN-10 : 194892014X ISBN-13 : 978-1948920148 A sunset wedding in Kona. An ugly secret discovered on an iPhone. Experimental philosophical marriage counseling. Time travel. Diver Neurons and Angel Neurons separated by Sea and Sky. Banshee and the Sperm Whale takes the reader on a journey
No and Maybe, Maybe and No by Jim Meirose $20 US 286 pp ISBN-10 : 1948920220 ISBN-13 : 978-1948920223 Maybe and No are a pair of extradimensional creatures driven by violent storms from their plane of existence to ours, where they assume the form of a pair of large birds of indeterminate species. Super-intelligent and intensely curious,
I Was in the Vicinity by Guinotte Wise $13 US 133 pp ISBN-10 : 1948920212 ISBN-13 : 978-1948920216 Poet, Novelist, Sculptor, and raconteur Guinotte Wise returns with a gaggle of poems about choppers and barns and the archaeology of the American experience, covid-19 edition. The chaff blowing over from the pyramids of silage must lend
More fine attention given Sarah Bigham’s book, published here March 5, 2020: Pski’s Porch Publishes Sarah Bigham’s “Kind Chemist Wife: Musings at 3 AM” And here is Sarah discussing her Tips for Resilience & Well Being.
Here is an excellent review of our most recent title, Kind Chemist Wife: Musings at 3 am: Book Review – Kind Chemist Wife: Musings at 3 a.m. Stay safe, read books, wait for the sun.
Kind Chemist Wife: Musings at 3 a.m by Sarah Bigham $12 US 193 pp ISBN-13:978-1-948920-18-6 ISBN-10: 1-948920-18-2 Plagued with spiraling pain, and wandering the house in the middle of the night unable to sleep, Sarah Bigham began writing in a desperate attempt to distract herself. This collection of her essays and poems ranges from lyrical
Transversal by Fin Sorrel $13 US 175 pp ISBN-13: 978-1-948920-16-2 ISBN-10: 1-948920-16-6 Transversal is a tidal pool of dream imagery, a mad dunk in a pool full of genome, a full helping of swine flu with a side of sexy times. Wonder what would happen if every character in The Magnificent Seven was played by Horst