Rose Solari’s latest review column for Washington Independent Review of Books tackles two stellar new collections by established small-press poets, Terry Ellen Cross Davis and Dan Beachy-Quick. As with all her reviews, Rose uses a common theme to link the subject matter of the books she is reviewing. This month, she explores how the cover design is mirrored by the poetry and vice versa.
Rose Solari reviews three exemplar new poetry collections for Washington Independent Review of Books. The theme is history and identity.
In her latest review column, Rose Solari tackles the selected poetry of two stalwarts of American letters, Lucille Clifton and Henry Taylor. Solari looks at the continuing legacy of the late Clifton and a Taylor who has chosen the Winnebago over the academy.
The unique literary blog from writer Jeanne Griggs features Solari’s “Somewhere Between Four and Five A.M.”
Rose Solari’s new poem “Hunger” is written for the famed folk musician, Jackson Browne.