The Virgin Asks What Sex Is Like
by Amy Meckler

Like how a hitchhiker takes a ride, half trusting, half resigned to what might arise, half climbing, half sliding between half body half space the way a driver sets the pace, half custody, half confinement, a hundred miles in—half progress half regression, half chronicle, half confession, half whisper, half shout, half ajar, half agape, half … Continue reading The Virgin Asks What Sex Is Like
by Amy Meckler

Amy Meckler

Amy Meckler received her MFA in creative writing from Hunter College, where she garnered the Academy of American Poets Award, among other honors. Her poems have appeared widely in literary journals and anthologies. Her first collection, What All the Sleeping Is For, won the 2002 Defined Providence Press Poetry Book Award and was published that … Continue reading Amy Meckler

Blueprints, by Sarah Burke, wins the 2018 Cider Press Review Editors’ Prize Book Award

The editors are very pleased to announce that Sarah Burke has won the 2018 Cider Press Review book award with her manuscript Blueprints. Two finalists/Runners-up for the award were Amy Meckler with The Myth of the Grim Reaper, and Nicole Melanson with her manuscript, Girls on Land. “Blueprints”  has a tentative release date of August, … Continue reading Blueprints, by Sarah Burke, wins the 2018 Cider Press Review Editors’ Prize Book Award