Emily Brown on Alicia Mountain’s High Ground Coward
by Meryl Natchez | Contributing Writer
What happens if I breathe / in from here?
I indulge in bitterness / But sweeten it with song
Torin Jensen on Josh Fomon’s Though We Bled Meticulously
Night so good when left alone
When faced with disaster, / our brains turn first to anything else
What do you call a secret you keep mostly from yourself?
I didn’t know where / to put my faith
a tiny glacier calved / into my brain’s dark sea