Advance Review: Build Yourself a Boat

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I consume collections of poetry erratically, and only make it through those that I really connect with. This was one of those special cases.

Camonghne Felix’s compelling debut drew me in and never let go as I progressed through Build Yourself a Boat. Felix’s ability to convey emotion and shape her words so beautifully. She masterfully tackles themes of trauma and healing in this collection that equal parts powerful and evocative. Continue reading “Advance Review: Build Yourself a Boat”