[REVIEW] Fuego by Leslie Contreras Schwartz
Saint Julian Press, Inc. March 2016 REVIEWED BY Jennifer Morales — FUEGO, Leslie Contreras Schwartz’s debut poetry collection, is, as its title (“fire” in Spanish) suggests, a sprawling and hungry force. The poems, like the flames of a well-fed fire, arc widely, touching many topics.
[BOOK REVIEW] A Sky the Color of Chaos by MJ Fievre
Beating Windward Press November 2015 [REVIEWED BY HOLLY HUITT] MJ Fievre’s first English language book opens with a blast of swirling, sticky, language so descriptive and powerful you’ll break a sweat before you’re one paragraph in. “Port-au-Prince, Haiti—where the sun burned, and the clouds didn’t break into rain.