Homie is Danez Smith s magnificent anthem about the saving grace of friendship Rooted in the loss of one of Smith s close friends, this book comes out of the search for joy and intimacy within a nation where both can seem scarce and getting scarcer In poems of rare power and generosity, Smith

Sana Sana

Brown s collection, Sana Sana, is simultaneously revelatory and familiar like its title, the poems within aim their gaze towards healing but not healing in a conciliatory way here Brown looks to heal by swishing a finger through the wound and holding the blood up to the light Which is to say,

Bury Me in Thunder

Bury Me in Thunder, the full length debut by moira j., is an eviscerating collection, suffused with nature, ceremony, and pain Here, a mother gives birth in a field of flowers, a child emerges from the stomach of a whale, while the speaker keeps working to locate the epicenter of tenderness.


Kiehtova matka muistiin ja kieleen Kristiina Wallin vie lukijan unenkaltaiseen todellisuuteen, muistamiseen, merellisyyteen ja sisaruuteen Aikatasot kerrostuvat, mennyt muuttuu tulevaksi ja nainen sulkee nyrkkiins sukupuuttoon kuolleen linnun tai muuttuu puiston vanhukseksi Muistiinpanoihin

Boat Burned

At the same time expansive and intimate, Kelly Grace Thomas s debut collection navigates issues of loss, family, and agency Boat Burned invites us to witness the pains and subsequent joys of rebirth The boats that built me smoke on shore Thomas s voice shines like a lighthouse beacon guiding

Long Way Down

An ode to Put the Damn Guns Down, this is New York Times bestseller Jason Reynolds s fiercely stunning novel that takes place in sixty potent seconds the time it takes a kid to decide whether or not he s going to murder the guy who killed his brother.A cannon A strap A piece A biscuit A burner.

Little Weirds

Hello and welcome to my book Inside you will find The smell of honeysuckle Heartbreak A French kissing rabbit A haunted house Death A vagina singing sad old songs Young geraniums in an ancient castle Birth A dog who appears in dreams as a spiritual guide Divorce Electromagnetic energy