This selection is from the collection Wednesday’s Child, available from Porkbelly Press. Order your copy here. Our curator is Donna Vorreyer.
Lisette Alonso is a south Florida native who has held a variety of non-writing-related jobs, the most demanding of which has been mother of four. She holds an MFA from the University of Miami and is the author of the poetry chapbook The Album of Untaken Photos (The Lune, 2016). Her poetry has appeared with New Letters, The Tishman Review, The Nashville Review, and Mothers Always Write. You can see her collaborate with her sister online at Hobart Pulp and Cahoodaloodaling.
Donna Vorreyer is the author of Every Love Story is an Apocalypse Story (Sundress Publications, 2016) and A House of Many Windows (Sundress, 2013) as well as eight chapbooks, most recentlyThe Girl (Porkbelly Press). Her poems and reviews have appeared in numerous journals including Waxwing, Rhino, Quarterly West, Poet Lore, Diode and Sugar House Review.