Karen Paul Holmes’ No Such Thing as Distance, Reviewed by David E. Poston

Karen Paul Holmes No Such Thing as Distance Terrapin Books Reviewer: David E. Poston Reading No Such Thing as Distance, the new collection from Karen Paul Holmes, I was reminded of hearing poet Cecily Parks talk about how poems need to be generous. No Such Thing as Distance offers readers a rich family history, including […]

Karen Paul Holmes – War Bride

War Bride I didn’t know, Mother, I didn’t know until after— when I read that dying’s not the time to bring up memories. The painkillers weren’t supposed to put you out, but you hallucinated— thumb and forefinger sewing the air, voice clear, Who’s the little boy in the corner? I thought it best to keep […]