Weekly updates and mini reviews of two LGBT memoirs: Sarah McBride’s Tomorrow Will Be Different: Love, Loss, and the Fight for Trans Equality and Charles Blow’s Fire Shut Up in My Bones.
So many amazing poetry collections have been released in 2018, and, as the year draws to a close, I wanted to run through some of my favorites.
Over the weekend I had the chance to listen to Sean Strub’s memoir Body Counts on audio, which reminded me a lot of one of my favorite memoirs from earlier in the year, Cleve Jones’s When We Rise.
Weekly updates and mini reviews of two retrospectives on the Obama years and the 2016 election: Ta-Nahesi Coates’s We Were Eight Years in Power and Rebecca Traister’s Good and Mad.
Mini reviews of two poetry collections responding to the shifting state of American politics: Eileen Myles’s Evolution and Terrance Hayes’s American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin.
Weekly updates and mini review of Rebecca Solnit’s Hope in the Dark.