Alice Pettway wil be at Nightbird Books reading from her new poetry collection, The Time of Hunger / O Tempo de Chuva.
Poems exploring the emotional droughts and harvests that punctuate daily life. From a market in Mozambique to the cracked clay of Texas, these poems follow the human threads that cross continents and tie cultures together. Alice Pettway's work has appeared in over 30 journals, including The Bitter Oleander, The Connecticut Review, Folio, Keyhole, and WomenArts Quarterly. She currently lives in Bogota, Colombia.