to be female is to be interrogated

to be female is to be interrogated

In ?to be female is to be interrogated?, S. K. Grout speaks with a thousands mouths, and tells a thousand stories. From the tender to the fierce, the poems of this collection wind into and around the body like a memory. Both extolling and examining, deconstructing and dreaming of the female and femininity, Grout weaves a journey with her words as intricate and elaborate as In ?to be female is to be interrogated?, S. K. Grout speaks with a thousands mouths, and tells a thousand stor...

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  • Crystal
    Jun 05, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Carly
    Jun 01, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Kayla
    Aug 04, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Steph
    Jun 16, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Ignacia
    Feb 11, 2019

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

  • Eva
    Jun 11, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Annie
    May 30, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Brenda
    Jun 16, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Sophia
    May 26, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Camila Sol
    Dec 01, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Camila Sol
    Dec 02, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Alejandra
    Jun 11, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Janie
    Jun 08, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Audrey Pham
    Jun 13, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Topaz Winters
    Jul 04, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Mariah
    Jun 14, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Alex Saratan
    Jun 14, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Ayah
    Jun 01, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • vi
    Jun 13, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Marie
    Jun 05, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

  • ❄Elsa Frost❄
    Jun 02, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Vincent
    Jun 01, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Robyn
    Jun 02, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • ⛈emily
    Jun 16, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Ellie Kidger
    Jun 08, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Nawal El Harnane
    Jun 10, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Sticky_lips
    Jun 10, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Dominique Neeley
    Jun 06, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Sabrina Heaton
    Jun 11, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Komal Dhiman
    Jun 16, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • The Poetry Annals
    May 22, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Kia
    Jun 12, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Emma-Louise Adams
    Jun 11, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

  • Melissa Stidfole
    Jun 11, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Roseanne
    May 30, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • AR
    Jun 06, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Sam Mileski
    Jun 06, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Belinda
    Jun 10, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Amy Xu
    Jun 12, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Crystal
    Jun 12, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Vicki
    Jun 13, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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  • Angeline Nicolas
    Jun 13, 2018

    'Your heart's teeth' absolutely made this chapbook for me, with such amazing imagery and a powerful ending. Many of the other poems I do not understand yet, but that's not a fault of the author - I'll definitely be revisiting this when I have more time and looking deeper into it, as...

    some of my favourites: 'my brain is fighting back. To be female is to be interrogated. I pronounce my heart an open wound that disobeys' 'twisted blackberry bushes, all the sweeter for it, line the side of the forest, as we, provisionally, get lost' i also really loved t...

    I liked the poems but I think I need to re-read it to fully appreciate it. Some of my favorites are: "The Brain is a monument for torment, a cage-fighter with immemorial debts." "She had a wolf in her chest and salt in her cupboard, eyes like keychains." ...

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