At the Table of the Unknown

On June 8, 2018, I watched a talent show at my children’s elementary school. We had just heard the news of Anthony Bourdain’s death, and when I got home, I wrote the poem, “Remembering You, Anthony Bourdain, at the Elementary School Talent Show.” https://www.rattle.com/remembering-you-anthony-bourdain-at-the-elementary-school-talent-show-by-alexandra-umlas/ The title of my first collection of poetry, At the Table […]

Book Review: Risk Being / Complicated by Devon Balwit

“Devon Balwit’s Risk Being / Complicated is a book of poems inspired by the collage art of Lorette C. Luzajic. The slash that is found floating in the title prepares the reader for the gratifying journey through a book that is both and/or.” https://www.culturalweekly.com/book-review-risk-complicated-devon-balwit/ Lorette C. Luzajic’s website: http://www.mixedupmedia.ca