Posts for book review

Review of Madonna, Complex by Jen Stewart Fueston (Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2020)

General/Column July 15, 2020

Reviewed by Amy Nemecek Motherhood can be more complex than we expect. In the empty ache of longing to be…

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Review of Megan Merchant’s Before the Fevered Snow

In Mother Words Blog April 22, 2020

In Megan Merchant’s fourth collection of poetry, Before the Fevered Snow, the poet holds us close through experiences of loss, marriage, and…

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Review of Ann E. Wallace’s Counting By Sevens

In Mother Words Blog January 15, 2020

If you are a parent, a patient, or a death-defier, you will see yourself in Wallace’s poignant words. Reading Ann…

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Review of Unreasonable Doubts

General/Column June 21, 2019

Writers are always told to “write about what you know,” and Reyna Marder Gentin takes this well-known piece of advice…

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