Great Goddesses

Is this poetry, fanfiction, or mythology? I especially relished the perspective of Persephone and her friendship with Heshia. Buy on Bookshop


Poetry about the end of a partnership and healing toward singleness, simple and good. The Everlane of breakup poetry. Buy on Bookshop

Norma Jeane Baker of Troy

Remember reading Euripides or Homer for the first time – but with the mythos of our not-so-distant past: Marilyn Monroe, Truman Capote, Jack Kennedy. Rhythmic and well-wrought but never pretentious. Thumping with the beat of 21st century ordinary language. Buy on Bookshop

Aphrodite Made Me Do It

A woman’s righteous anger, a sympathetic, 1st personal account of Aphrodite’s origin story, and radiant, tarot style art glittering with bisexual lighting. Buy on Bookshop

Milk and Honey

Kaur’s poems were a salve for my heart after a breakup. Her short yet powerful poems take you on a healing journey from painful loss to fresh strength and confidence to move on. Buy on Bookshop


A collection of Mary Oliver’s poems spanning more than five decades. Her poems are both personal and universal. A beautiful and blissful collection. Buy on Bookshop