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The holothurian ossicles are from a photo by Dr. Mike Reich, one a many fine biologists who cooperated w/ this cross-genre book
Modern Haiku, vol.35.1 a prestigious haiku quarterly, then edited by Lee Gurga. reviews
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ORIGINAL IS FIVE PAGES AND EASILY FOUND ONLINE Those who think of haiku as simple little poems should certainly get out and read “Rise, Ye Sea...
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Myth of the Simple Mchines
LunaL a journal of poetry and translation reviews
"The Myth of the Simple Machines is from that wonderful world where poetry intersects with storytelling. And as Laurel Snyder shows, it’s a world of endless...
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Myth of the Simple Mchines
The L Magazine reviews
The beauty of a simple machine is its ability to accomplish something extraordinary simply: a pen, say, some paper, and the capacity to leap headfirst into the...
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Parenting, Inc.
LIbrary Journal reviews
Like Judith Warner's Perfect Madness, this sine qua non for new parents is highly recommended.
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Curled Up With a Good Book reviews
Curled Up with a Good Book calls Mary Saracino's novel The Singing of Swans "an engrossing tale" and "a fascinating read. Rich in historical detail...
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MatriFocus reviews
In the Samhain 2006 issue of MatriFocus: Cross-Quarterly for the Goddess Woman, Dahti Blanchard calls The Singing of Swans by Mary Saracino "one of those...
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The Feminist Review reviews
Jeanne Winslow at the Feminist Review says of Mary Saracino's novel The Singing of Swans: Saracino's mythology gives a voice to women while also providing social...
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The Beltane Papers reviews
Reviewer Denise Bell writes: Throughout the book the author has woven stories of women who each worshiped the Black Madonna, the Dark Mother, or the Divine She....
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Sage Woman Magazine reviews
Reviewer Barbara Ardinger calls the novel "a complex, sometimes disturbing, sometimes enchanting fairy tale about a long line of Sicilian* women who worship...
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Big Bridge Magazine reviews
Very early in the book, it was so very tempting to accuse the author of merely name dropping about his Herculean druggy glory days; touting others' achievements...
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Greasewood Creek
Library Journal reviews
The expressive language of poetry is unmistakable in Steele’s lyrical debut novel . . . This is a spare but powerful novel from award-winning poet Steele....
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Shadows and Ghosts
Ivory Owl Reviews reviews
Let me say first off that this book is the perfect example of why you should not judge a book by its cover! The cover would lead a reader to believe the story is a...
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ForeWord Magazine reviews
"The author’s depiction of an autonomous, courageous, and intelligent girl coming of age in the midst of chaos (both historic and contemporary) is compelling. The...
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Deathryde
The Washington Times reviews
If you have a taste for slambang satire that plays games with the names of dead celebrities from James Dean to Barbara Stanwyck and a hearse driver with the...
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Eating Steve
The Daily Cross Hatch reviews
"Surprisingly warmhearted"
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Faithfulreader.com reviews
"Readers will appreciate Tina Ann Forkner’s finely tuned ability to bring to life both her characters' strong realistic emotions and the physical beauty that...
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The Vampire...In My Dreams
Huntress Reviews reviews
Ironically, it is when Marissa is hunting vampires that she meets her soul mate, who happens to be almost a vampire. Dominic has one shot at escaping a dark...
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Valley of the Lost by Vicki Delany
Publishers Weekly reviews
Delany explores the social dynamics of a small mountain community as well as deftly handling the plot's twists and turns as it builds to a pulse-pounding...
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Blood of the Muse Literary Review reviews
"It’s like nothing you’ve ever read before, probably like nothing you’ve even imagined before, singular and refreshingly unique. And completely unforgettable."
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