Doris’ Red Spaces – Gretchen Primack
Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound. 75 pages 2014, ISBN: 978-1-936419-33-3 $15.95 plus S&H Does everyone have a half-imaginary-friend, half-alter-ego figure walking beside them? That’s what Doris is for author Gretchen Primack. Doris’ Red Spaces moves back and forth between poems from the author’s perspective and those about or in the voice of Doris. The two characters’…

Book of Asters – Sally Rosen Kindred
Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound. 62 pages 2014, ISBN: 978-1-936419-34-0 $14.95 plus S&H The poems in Kindred’s second full-length collection look to daisies, goldenrods, sunflowers, ironweeds—all the members of the family asteraceae, or aster family of flowers—to explore family and memory, and to search the tender edges of marriage, infertility, and motherhood. Like the children in…

Under Foot – Stephen Lewandowski
Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound. 80 pages 2014, ISBN: 978-1-936419-32-6 $15.95 + S&H Combine a life-long love of literature, an amateur (loving) interest in and study of Natural History and a professional career in soil conservation, and you will arrive at Under Foot, a book-length series of poems and essays by Stephen Lewandowski. Under Foot has…

Strange Life – Eleanor Lerman
Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound. 86 pages 2014 ISBN: 978-1-936419-35-7 $15.95 & S+H About Eleanor Lerman’s “Strange Life” Perhaps it’s a little late in the game for the Woodstock Nation to be looking for signs that their spirit guides are still alive and casting dangerous spells. But in this new collection by acclaimed poet Eleanor Lerman,…

Candidates for Sainthood and other Sinners – Don Cellini
Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound. 62 pages 2013, ISBN: 978-1-936419-29-6 $14.95 This collection of poems explores the thin line between saint and sinner. The poet asks the reader to consider, “Who is the saint here? Who is the sinner?” A few well-known people appear in poems as well as a few genuine saints, but mostly the…

Notes for the Novice Ventriloquist – Gerry LaFemina
Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound. 78 pages 2013, ISBN: 978-1-936419-28-9 $15.95 Perhaps it is best to picture this book as a gallery space, for in Notes for the Novice Ventriloquist, Gerry LaFemina curates an exhibit of the curious and quirky. Surrealist art, big foot, magic shows, mythological creatures, love in all its manifestations hang side by…

Miss Unthinkable – Pamela Miller
Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound. 58 pages $14.95 plus S+H 2013, ISBN: 978-1-936419-26-5 Who is Miss Unthinkable? In this latest collection from Chicago poet Pamela Miller, she’s a shape-shifting sorority of mysterious, funny and wise female characters who don’t let anything get the better of them—from undependable husbands and lovers to breast cancer, aging or even…

Feeding Wild Birds – Robert Haight
Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound. 80 pages $15.95 plus S&H 2013, ISBN 978-1-936419-27-2 Feeding Wild Birds is a collection of poems rooted in the Michigan landscape, as seasons and lives undergo their seamless and subtle transformations. These are meditative poems in spare and simple language that examine the energies in animals, woods, lakes, land, weather and…

Lillie was a Goddess, Lillie was a Whore – Penelope Scambly Schott
Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound. 90 pages $15.95 plus S&H 2013, ISBN 978-1-936419-25-8      A serious treatise on sacred sex. A history of prostitution. A chronological-geographical-psychological survey of contractual copulation. The uncensored autobiography of an articulate whore. The innate and irreverent humor of humping. How women survive. These are the stories told in this series of connected…

The Pastor’s Wife Considers Pinball – Nola Garrett
Poetry. Paper, perfect bound, 74 pp $14.95 plus s&h 2013, ISBN 978-1-936419-16-6 Nola Garrett’s 2nd full-length poetry collection, The Pastor’s Wife Considers Pinball, meditates on the variations of grace within chaos, creation, time, death, the domestic, games, and literature. In a voice that mixes sadness and humor, sometimes as the I of the author and…