Occupied Territory – Evelyn Wexler
Paper, perfect bound, 80 pp $10 plus s&h 1994, ISBN 0-932412-06-8 “These intense, visceral poems cover the territory occupied by fear, pain, memory, loss and desire. The ultimate paradigm is that of the self–dual embodiment of victim and aggressor. Wexler’s clear, steady voice convinces us that everything is both personal and political.” — Jane Flanders…

Naked Woman Listening at Keyhole – Sophia Rivkin
Poetry. Paper, perfect bound, 44 pp. $13.95 plus s&h 2011, ISBN 978-1936419-043 Sophia Rivkin’s poetry simmers with visceral energy and surreal leaps. It is made of the dark soup of her Russian heritage, the light broth of her word play, and the sustaining whimsy of her artist’s eye. If language—in a well-chosen epigraph for the…

House – Mariela Griffor
Poetry. Paper, perfect bound, 56 pp. $14.95 plus s&h 2007, ISBN 978-0932412-539 House is a love affair between the poet and Chile. While making real the struggles of war, becoming an expatriate and the alienation that accompanies the immersion in a new culture, Griffor also conveys the beauty and nostalgia she feels for her home…

Light That Sounds Like Breaking – Lynn Pattison
Poetry. Paper, perfect bound, 102 pp $16.00 plus s&h 2006, ISBN 0-932412-40-8 In these richly sensuous poems, Lynn Pattison explores the natural world, body politics, the life and work of Marc Chagall, Asian cultural influences filtered through an American sensibility and more, within an overall sequence loosely structured as a journey. The book’s stunning imagery…

As If Anything Could Grow Back Perfect – Toni Ortner
Paper, saddlestitched, 16 pp $5 plus s&h 1979, ISBN 0-932412-02-5 A collection of short lyrics with a contemporary flavor and imagery centered on popular music. Published in cooperation with Earth’s Daughters magazine. As If Anything Could Grow Back Perfect by Toni Ortner These days I spend all day burning my past watching sheets of paper…

Translate into English – Don Cellini
Poetry. Paper, perfect bound, 70 pp $14.95 plus s&h 2010, ISBN 978-0932412-911 Translate into English is framed with grammatical instructions from a turn-of-the-century Spanish lesson book. Possessing a rare elegance and integrity, Cellini’s poems are intelligent and clever while capturing subtle emotions. From the compelling concept to the fine execution of these poetic vignettes—each work,…

Argelia Fragoso – América (CD)
Argelia’s compilation CD, América, is being issued in a professional copy including information about Argelia’s recent activities and performances and the names of the musicians who played on the various cuts. Buy via Paypal A few years ago, when Argelia Fragoso burst onto the popular scene, it was the birth of one of the most…

Judith Kerman creates a limited quantity of unique hand-made Judaica. Shown on this page are “Shekinah” mezuzot, crafted of polymer clay and glass.  (The scrolls included are not kosher.) Also available: tzitzit kits, mezuzot made of crocheted copper wire and glass, knitted and crocheted kippot/yarmulkahs, hand-painted silk tallits. For more information, contact jbkerman@mayapplepress.com.…

Long Live the 2 of Spades – Daniel Crocker
Poetry. Paper, Perfect Bound Green Bean Press, 1999 ISBN 1-89140810-0 $7 plus s&h This House by Daniel Crocker this house is kept warm except around the edges of rattle drawn windows and loosely hinged doors a beautiful woman who in secret hates her husband sleeps peacefully alone on the bedroom floor this house is well…