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Poems 

"My Mother Tries to Teach Me How to Garden" in cream city review 

 

"My Mother Tries to Teach Me About the Body" and "Virgin's Song" in Image

 

"My Mother Tries to Teach Me About Cars" in Yemassee 

"Tornadoes on the Eve of the Women's March" and "If I had a poem for every time a man--" in The Rumpus ENOUGH 

"My Mother Tries to Teach Me About Faith" in The Penn Review 

 

"What to Make of the Shape of Your Body in the Bed" featured on Verse Daily March 6, 2019

"Mary's Guide to Divination and Fortune-Telling" in Pleiades

 

"The Harp Knows How to Be Stripped Bare" in American Literary Review  (Also featured on Verse Daily: Web Weekly Feature, August 1, 2016)

"Please Don't Feed the Spirit Animals" in The Open Bar at Tin House

"Love Poem #17: Arts & Crafts" in Cumberland River Review

"Living Hands" in the Keats Letter Project 

"Origin of Salt" in Hawai'i Pacific Review 

"Echolocation" and "Advice from a Marriage Counselor" in Slushpile Magazine 

Flash Fiction

"On Not Going for a Beer" in Hobart 

"Continuous Cities" in Contrary Magazine 

Rosarium (Acre Books, 2018)

Hannah Dow’s debut poetry collection, Rosarium, is a series of beautiful interrogations. In precise, luminous language, Dow engages the mysteries of faith as a catalyst for meditations on the contradictory human condition—our knot of body and spirit. These poems engage the inexplicable, attempting to articulate the tension between doubt and a longing for certainty, between belief in the potency of language and acceptance of its failures. Yet these lyrics never evaporate into abstraction. They pulse with the particular. Postcards that read as prayers (spoken without hope of response) lead us around the corporeal world through vastly different landscapes—from Mississippi, to California, to Europe, to the Middle East—showing how place shapes us, how the mind cannot escape the body. 

Rosarium in News and Reviews:

"Belonging to the Environment": Hannah VanderHart reviews Rosarium at EcoTheo Review

Must-Read Poetry: November 2018 @ The Millions 

The Wardrobe's Best Dressed: Rosarium on the Sundress Blog 

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