...powerful debut collection... passionate imagery and deft rhythms...
an American story, the story of immigrants all over the world.
Pamela Uschuk, author of Crazy Love (American Book Award) and Blood Flower.
This is a bruised beautiful collection... bursting with rich succulent imagery... a mesmerizing collection
Jacqueline Bishop, award-winning photographer-painter-writer (fiction, poetry), founding editor of Calabash: A Journal of Caribbean Art & Letters.
fills her poems with chaos by relating the complexities of social and racial dynamics. ...reassembles joys and losses in deftly arranged word-scenes.
John Most, Ph.D., author of What Thoughts, Persephone, Atelier, and Field
work stands apart. . . authentic poet well-equipped with the skills it takes to break down the barrier between writer and audience.”
Douglas Nordfors, author of Auras and The Fate Motif