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Reviews

 

2020

 

AUGUST

Hannah Stone reviews Oz Hardwick’s The Lithium Codex

Charles Rammellkamp reviews Jeffrey McDaniel’s

Holiday in the Islands of Grief

Rosemary Badcoe reviews J.R. Solonche’s, The Time of Your Life

 

JULY

Hannah Stone reviews Claire Walker’s Collision

David Mark Williams reviews Oisín Breen’s Flowers All Sorts in Blossom, Figs, Berries and Fruits Forgotten

 

JUNE

Hannah Stone on Matthew Caley’s Trawlerman’s Turquoise

David Mark Williams on The Valley Press Anthology of Prose Poetry

 

MAY

Hannah Stone on Emma Lee’s The Significance of a Dress

and Rachel Burns, a girl in a blue dress

 

APRIL

Hannah Stone on Selima Hill’s I May Be Stupid But I’m Not That Stupid

M. J. Iuppa on J. R. Solonche’s Truɘ Enough.

Fiona Sinclair on Charlotte Ansell’s Deluge

 

MARCH

Karla Huston on Abby Frucht’s Maids.

Charles Rammelkamp on Marianne Boruch’s The Anti-Grief.

 

FEBRUARY

Usha Kishore on Jason Eng Hun Lee’s Beds in the East

David Mark Williams on Patrick Lodge’s Remarkable Occurrences

 

JANUARY

Patricia Carragon on Karen Neuberg’s the elephants are asking

Gopal Lahiri on Sunil Sharma, Intersections- Visual, Verbal

Fiona Sinclair on Nancy Charley’s The Gospel of Trickster

 

2019

 

DECEMBER

Albert Gelpi’s American Poetry After Modernism

Helen Ivory’s The Anatomical Venus

Jackie Craven’s Secret Formulas: Techniques of the Masters

David Mark Williams’ Papaya Fantasia

Aaron Smith’s The Book of Daniel

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OCTOBER

David Mark Williams on Hannah Stone’s Sŵn y Morloi.

Charles Rammelkamp on Reuben Jackson’s Scattered Clouds: New and Selected Poems.

 

SEPTEMBER

Pippa Little on Sarah L. Dixon’s Adding Wax Patterns to Wednesday

Fiona Sinclair on Rosie Johnston’s Six-Count Jive

 

AUGUST

David Mark Wiliams on Fiona Sinclair’s The Time Traveller’s Picnic.

Charles Rammelkamp on Robert Cooperman’s That Summer.

 

JULY

Hannah Stone on Niall Campbell’s Noctuary

Jayne Marek on Claudia Serea & Maria Haro’s TwoIxism

 

JUNE

Charles Rammelkamp on Clarinda Harriss/Peter Bruun’s

Innumerable Moons.

Colin Pink on Kavita A Jindal’s Patina.

 

MAY

Hannah Stone on Harry Clifton’s Herod’s Dispensations.

Grant Tarbard on Helen Ivory’s Maps of the Abandoned City.

 

APRIL

 David Mark Williams on J.R. Solonche’s, Tomorrow, Today, and Yesterday

Hannah Stone on Vindication: Six Women Poets, ed. Cherry Potts

Grant Tarbard on Marie Lightman’s, Shutters

 

MARCH

Hannah Stone on Marianne Burton’s Kierkegaard’s Cupboard.

Charles Rammelkamp on Chelsea Rathburn’s Still Life with Mother and Knife.

Gopal Lahiri on Kiriti Sengupta’s Solitary Stillness.

 

FEBRUARY

David Mark Williams on Cathy Bryant’s Erratics

Pippa Little on Jane Lovell’s Metastatic

 

JANUARY

Hannah Stone on Angi Holden’s Spools of Thread

Fiona Sinclair on Ayelet McKenzie’s Messages Written on Envelope Backs

 

2018

 

DECEMBER

Robyn Bolam on Wendy Cope’s Anecdotal Evidence

David Fulton on The Poems of T.S. Elliot: Vol. 1

 

NOVEMBER

Jayne Marek on S. A. Leavesley’s How to Grow Matches

Charles Rammelkamp on Bradley Paul’s Plasma.

 

SEPTEMBER

David Fulton on Lola Ridge’s, To the Many: Collected Early Works

 

AUGUST

Jayne Marek on Ruth Stacey and Katy Wareham-Morris’s Inheritance

M. J. Iuppa on J. R. Solonche’s In Short Order

 

JULY

Charles Rammelkamp on Donna Masini’s 4:30 Movie

Kavita A. Jindal on Usha Kishore’s Immigrant

 

JUNE

Jayne Marek on Grant Tarbard’s Rosary of Ghosts.

Rodney Wood’s Dante Called You Beatrice.

 

MAY

Charles Rammelkamp on Francine Witte’s Café Crazy

 

APRIL

M.J. Iuppa on Alicia Hoffman’s Railroad Phoenix

 

MARCH

Jayne Marek on Sarah L. Dixon’s The Sky is Cracked and Joy Howard’s Foraging

 

FEBRUARY

Jack Little on Robyn Bolem’s Hyem

Fiona Sinclair on Nicky Phillips, Jam in Aisle 3

 

JANUARY

Charles Rammelkamp on Sarah Rose Nordgren’s Darwin’s Mother

Usha Kishore on Shanta Acharya’s Imagine: New and Selected Poems

 

2017

 

DECEMBER

Jayne Marek on Lena Kahlaf Tuffaha’s Arab in Newsland

Jack Little on Abegail Morley’s In the Curator’s Hands

Fiona Sinclair on Donall Dempsey’s Gerry Sweeney’s Mammy

 

NOVEMBER

Jayne Marek on Stephen Cramer’s Bone Music

Pippa Little on Fifty Ways to Fly, ed. Alison Hill

 

OCTOBER

Jack Little on Angela Topping’s, The Five Petals of Elderflower

J. R. Solonche on Sarah White’s to one who bends my time

 

SEPTEMBER

Jackie Craven on Jayne Marek’s In and Out of Rough Water

Devika Basu on Kiriti Sengupta’s Dreams of the Sacred and Ephemeral

 

AUGUST

Jean Atkin on Pippa Little’s Twist

Charles Rammelkamp on Shirley J. Brewer’s Bistro in Another Realm

 

JULY

J. R. Solonche on Rosemary Badcoe’s Drawing a Diagram

Grant Tarbard on Gram Joel Davies’ Bolt Down This Earth

 

JUNE

Jack Little on Lena Khalaf Tuffaha’s Water & Salt

Gram Joel Davies on Annette C. Boehm’s The Knowledge Weapon

 

MAY

David Fulton on Richard Gray’s A History of American Poetry.

 

APRIL

Fiona Sinclair on Nancy Charley’s Little Blue Hut.

Pippa Little on Dominic James’ Pilgrim Station.

 

MARCH

Grant Tarbard on Ruth Aylett & Beth McDonough’s Handfast

Mahuya Bhaumik on Home Thoughts: Poetry of The British Indian Diaspora

 

FEBRUARY

Becky Cherriman’s Echolocation

 

JANUARY

Charles Remmelkamp on Aaron Smith’s Primer

 

 

NEWS

Reviewed in this issue Oz Hardwick’s The Lithium Codex, Jeffrey McDaniel’s Holiday in the Islands of Grief, J.R. Solonche’s, The Time of Your Life.