Matthew Olzmann

The author of “Mezzanines” sits down to discuss anxiety, race, and “The Velveteen Rabbit”. More

Review: Patricia Spears Jones’ “Painkiller”

Scott Hightower Painkiller, Patricia Spears Jones Tia Chucha, 2010, 978-1-882688-40-1, $15.95 Painkiller is Patricia Spears Jones’ third collection. The Weather That Kills (1995), her first, introduced us to Jones’ consideration of what can happen to joy and decency in a hostile environment. Jones’ Femme du Monde (2006), straddled the Atlantic to explore the destructive trail… More