Review for Kind Chemist Wife

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New from the Porch: Kind Chemist Wife

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

New from the Porch: Transversal

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

New Year, New Poems: Ryan Quinn Flanagan

Jumpers from the Belfry Tower poems by Ryan Quinn Flanagan $15 US 283 pp ISBN-13: 978-1-948920-17-9 ISBN-10: 1-948920-17-4 This collection of poems from Ryan Quinn Flanagan settles itself down in front of the fire with a bottle of fortified wine and some thick socks, ready for the snow to keep on coming. Crass and subtle,

Spirits for Review

Spirits For Sale, creepy tanka paired with unsettling images and recently published by the Porch, has gotten a slew of favorable reviews: Just in time for Halloween, ‘Spirits for Sale,’ a book of Tanka poems by Jordan Trethewey with artwork by Marcel Herms, is a dead giveaway inspired by the supernatural and paranormal artefacts found on sale

From the Porch: Spirits for Sale

Spirits for Sale poems and images by Jordan Tretheway and Marcel Herms ISBN-13: 978-1-948920-13-1 ISBN-10: 1-948920-13-1 $13 US Spirits for Sale is a series of tanka written about haunted items folks are selling in eBay, in collaboration with a visual artist who illustrated each poem. And yes, they are as unsettling, and as funny, as

From the Porch: Nova Lumina, by John Doyle

Nova Lumina poems by John Doyle August 2019 $10 John Doyle writes prickly poems, nostalgic poems, poems that butt against the reader’s face, and poems that snuggle under the chin of everyone in the pub. Which does not mean Nova Lumina  contains something for everyone, but it does contain plenty for anyone with a shred

Adhikari: anti-philosophical deep dreams

Sudeep Adhikari: anti-philosophical deep dreams 10$ 68 pages ISBN-10: 1948920115 ISBN-13: 978-1948920117 The poems in this books dart like strange fish in a reflecting pool, appearing, submerging, following ideas where they drift, then skipping to another, enfolding and unfolding. A spiritual quest through the global culture revealed by the internet, from the vistas of Kathmandu.  

New from the Porch: The Arrest of Mr. Kissy Face

Mitchell Krockmalnik Grabois: The Arrest of Mr. Kissy Face $13 155 pages ISBN-13: 978-1-948920-12-4 ISBN-10: 1-948920-12-3 New from the Porch! 150+ pages of poems to snap your head off its stem, then re-attach it with spit and honey. Your neck has never been in better hands. M. Krockmalnik Grabois is a poet extraordinaire; his works,