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Monthly Archives: December 2017

Wolf Goss

With vivid, sensual imagery, Every Girl Becomes the Wolf captures the dark heart of fairy tales and myths, retelling them from the perspectives of witches and wicked queens, Medusa and Baba Yaga, showing us their hungers and desires, their triumphs and transformations. Laura Madeline Wiseman and Andrea Blythe's lyrical magic resurrects ancient stories to create…

Wolf Agodon

In Every Girl Becomes the Wolf, Andrea Blythe and Laura Madeline Wiseman shatter stereotypes and old stories through poems that pull you in with their imagery, voice, and imagination. In this beautifully written chapbook where People fill spaces with their sweat and sorrow—parlors/or bedrooms or chambers within others’ bodies, their voices are woven so seamlessly…

Wolf Lé

Marked by wide-ranging imaginative empathy and a cracklingly strong polyphony of feminist voices, this noctilucent collection achieves its ambitious objective of making visible "all the artistry of hauntings." Whether the speaker is a meteor-like ghost longing to "fall into you,"  a fairytale witch mulling on the societal pressures burdening both childless women and mothers, or…

Wolf Duhamel

Andrea Blythe and Laura Madeline Wiseman howl in ferocious harmony in their chapbook Every Girl Becomes the Wolf.  In prose poems, pantoums, and every kind of poetry in between, they re-envision the roles of women and girls.  The subvert assumptions and assume subversion.  This is one gutsy duo here to help us navigate and survive…