“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.
Thanks to April’s push to write a new poem every day, as well as the “100 Rejections in a Year” challenge put out online to the Binders Facebook group for female/nonbinary poets, things have been moving along this summer. So far, five acceptances (publications forthcoming; I’ll post links when I have them), 28 rejections, and…