Wednesday, April 16, 2014

the ectoplasmic d'urbervilles

today i have the poem of the day at flavorwire. it is from i eat cannibals, coming this fall from coimpress. thanks to jason diamond for puttin' my poem up!

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

National Poetry Month w/Birds of Lace



it's that time again! carrie murphy & i have curated another month of poetry at 30 x Lace for your reading pleasure. this year we will be posting several poetry "chain letters," where we ask a poet for a poem and the name of a poet they'd like to "tag" and so on and so forth. we kicked off with christine shan shan hou and continue today with krystal languell. come back everyday for more poems & poets!

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

BoL 2014 Kickstarter campaign!


Dear friends, Big big news! Birds of Lace has launched our 2014 Kickstarter campaign to print work by KRISTEN STONE, DANIELLE PAFUNDA, JOOHYUN KIM, LUCAS DE LIMA, NIINA POLLARI, LATASHA N. NEVADA DIGGS, CATHY PARK HONG & CHRISTINE SHAN SHAN HOU! Pre-order your titles, subscribe to the whole year, and please spread the good word! We are upping our game by letterpress printing this year, and it is so exciting. I so much appreciate your help in any way you can offer it, from funding to sharing the project with friends to sending your well-wishes. Visit our Kickstarter and donate here! xoxox Gina/Birds of Lace

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

book glut

reading procured at awp:

letters to kelly clarkson by julia bloch
kill margeurite by megan milks
e! entertainment by kate durbin
odalisque by ben fama
foreigner's folly by ji yoon lee
beyond this point are monsters by roxanne carter
one hundred apocalypses by lucy corin
rain of the future by valerie meijer
unclean jobs for women and girls by alissa nutting
all hopped up on fleshy dum dums by lara glenum
apart by catherine taylor
all the garbage of the world unite! by kim hyesoon (trans. don mee choi)
sorrowtooth mirrorcream by kim hyesoon (trans. don mee choi)
every song by patsy cline by kimberly ann southwick
broadsides from coconut: stephanie berger/carina finn, ji yoon lee, gayle marie thompson

i think that's it? there was more i wanted, horrifyingly/excitingly...

Monday, March 3, 2014

i eat cannibals


i am so thrilled to announce that my second book of poems, i eat cannibals, will be released by the wonderful coimpress (published of carina finn & holms troelstrup) this fall! <3