Because I can’t find the right prose. Because I am heartsick and furious that hate has been stoked, allowed to fester, and gain a stronghold here, and that so many are content to be silent, complicit in the resulting cruelty. And because my great-grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins were victims of such hate and cruelty…. … More The Color of….
I’m looking forward to digging into this collection and seeing Martin Espada’s poem from (AFTER)life, published by Purple Passion Press, inside! REVIEWS Library Journal ★ 11/01/2016 Welcome to the latest Pushcart Prize collection: 71 selections from 50 presses illustrating the diversity of topics in today’s fiction and nonfiction. With a turn of the page, readers … More Now Available
“And as the moon from some dark gate of cloud Throws o’er the sea a floating bridge of light, Across whose trembling planks our fancies crowd Into the realm of mystery and night,— “So from the world of spirits there descends A bridge of light, connecting it with this, O’er whose unsteady floor, that sways … More All Hallows’ Eve