Work by Bloodlight

Poetry by
Julia Bouwsma.
Winner of the 2015 Cider Press Review Book Award.

ISBN: 978-1-930781-23-8
Binding: Tradepaper
Pub date: January 1, 2017

Julia Bouwsma

Julia Bouwsma lives off-the-grid in the mountains of western Maine, where she is a poet, freelance editor, critic, small-town librarian, and farmer. Her poems and reviews can be found in Bellingham Review, Cimarron Review, Colorado Review, Cutthroat, The Progressive, Puerto del Sol, RHINO, Salamander, Sugar House Review, and others. Bouwsma is the recipient of residencies … Continue reading Julia Bouwsma

But you mean all these things
by Marq Wilson

dear mother. The stick of the needle and the thin burn pushing in me. The grinning panther warming shadows, lips split over hard arching teeth. The tip of your brother’s play thing like gristle in my mouth on Sundays. Ariel’s mother and Belle’s mother and Cinderella’s dead mother. The something to tell someone, if it … Continue reading But you mean all these things
by Marq Wilson