“American Sycamore”

“American Sycamore” by Lisbeth White did they forgetthe vibrationof our throatshummingin the shade? did they not delightin my sister’sclimbing habits,nor stretch their limbsto lift her? didn’t theyhear uswhispering secretinto peeling trunk,breath passedinto the whitebark beneath? didn’t we liveas a forest& didn’twe diealso the same,our livesmere materialfor an otherliving? we ran Read more…

Review: Weary Kingdom by DéLana R.A. Dameron

Weary Kingdom Poetry By DéLana R.A. Dameron University of South Carolina Press (April 2017) 91 pages, paperback $15.99 ISBN 978-1-61117-810-4 Palmetto Poetry Series ——- Reviewed by Jennifer Bartell DéLana R.A. Dameron’s Weary Kingdom challenges the boundaries of home. The poet is mapmaker and cartographer in Dameron’s full-length follow up to her Read more…