Eyes Glowing at the Edge of the Woods: Fiction and Poetry from West Virginia

Eyes Glowing at the Edge of the Woods Fiction and Poetry from West Virginia The sixty three fiction writers and poets within this anthology delve deep into the many senses of place that modern West Virginia the core of Appalachia inspires Throughout this collection we see

  • Title: Eyes Glowing at the Edge of the Woods: Fiction and Poetry from West Virginia
  • Author: Laura Long Doug Van Gundy
  • ISBN: 9781943665549
  • Page: 268
  • Format: Paperback
  • The sixty three fiction writers and poets within this anthology delve deep into the many senses of place that modern West Virginia, the core of Appalachia, inspires Throughout this collection, we see profound wonder, questioning, and conflicts involving family, sexual identity, class, discrimination, environmental beauty, and peril, and all the sorts of rebellion, error,The sixty three fiction writers and poets within this anthology delve deep into the many senses of place that modern West Virginia, the core of Appalachia, inspires Throughout this collection, we see profound wonder, questioning, and conflicts involving family, sexual identity, class, discrimination, environmental beauty, and peril, and all the sorts of rebellion, error, contemplation, and contentment that an intrepid soul can devise These stories and poems, all published within the last fifteen years, are grounded in what it means to live in and identify with a complex place With a mix of established writers like Jayne Anne Phillips, Norman Jordan, Ann Pancake, Maggie Anderson, and Denise Giardina and fresh voices like Matthew Neill Null, Ida Stewart, Rajia Hassib, and Scott McClanahan, this collection breaks open new visions of all American landscapes of the heart By turns rowdy and contemplative, hilarious and bleak, and lyrical and gritty, it is a collage of extraordinary literary visions.

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    2 thoughts on “Eyes Glowing at the Edge of the Woods: Fiction and Poetry from West Virginia

    1. Laura Long edited Eyes Glowing at the Edge of the Woods Fiction and Poetry from West Virginia Her other books are a novel Out of Peel Tree two poetry collections, Imagine a Door, The Eye of Caroline Herschel She was born raised in West Virginia, lived in Austin, Houston, Marfa, Texas, and now near Charlottesville, Virginia She teaches at Lynchburg College.

    2. This anthology made me homesick in the best way possible. I've been picking at it off and on since February, but this last week I blazed through the majority without being able to stop. Seems fitting that I finished on the anniversary of West Virginia's birth.Not every piece in here is great, but most are. And some are truly, really brilliant. PS: I know a good number of the folks whose work appears. What a lovely reunion.

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