“I marvel at these poems. From the opening lines of the collection, Issa Lewis deftly performs her theme, illuminating for the reader how life stitches us into place and how memory coheres in the material world once we’re gone.” –Joanna Penn Cooper, author of What Is a Domicile
Learn more about Issa M. Lewis’s professional life, poetics, and publications.
Issa M. Lewis’s first collection of poetry, published by Finishing Line Press.
There’s a great deal to catch up on! The end of 2018 and beginning of 2019 has so far been very fruitful! I was honored to be selected for a Pushcart Prize nomination by Up North Lit for my poem “Bear the Weight,” about parenting my neuro-atypical son. This was especially exciting for me, as that…