Review: The Nail in the Tree by Carol Ann Davis

(North Adams, MA: Tupelo Press, 2020) One night after three am, Carol Ann Davis holds her sleeping seven-year-old boy, Luke, as he shutters and mumbles from night terrors, “My boy wakes repeating I don’t know I don’t know.” After he … Continued

A Review of Personal Science by Lillian-Yvonne Bertram

(North Adams, MA: Tupelo Press, 2017) Personal Science, Lillian-Yvonne Bertram’s third collection of poems, is a five-part work of cerebral art. It transforms the natural world into unexpected images while questioning differences between real and imagined human stories. It explores … Continued