“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.
The one thing I’m hearing from so many of my poetry friends is how hard the last year (and a half) has been on our creative lives. The pandemic and politics have put our brains in something of a holding pattern; it’s hard to take on anything new. For myself, I was bombarded with a…