March 24th, 2006

Egrets Reading

Roses

Shadow Poetry put up a review of my chapbook, unfinished book, here on their ordering site. (Scroll down the page to the review).

The review was written by Laurel Johnson of the Midwest Book Review and apparently the review will be on the Midwest Book Review site at the beginning of April. I had never heard of this review site before - Marie Summers, the publisher, arranged for it.

I'm always curious as to which poems in a collection will grab a reader, so I found it interesting that Johnson honed in on my four rose haiku as a mini-summary of my life. I hadn't realized I was so transparent, although I suppose if I were to write my whole life in rose haiku, I'd have to add a quite a few Collapse )