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Gina Troisi

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Gina Troisi’s work has appeared in numerous literary journals and anthologies, including Fourth Genre, The Gettysburg Review, Fugue, Under the Sun, Flyway: Journal of Writing and Environment, and elsewhere. Her stories and essays have been recognized as finalists in several national contests, including the 2020 Iron Horse Literary Review Trifecta Award in Fiction, the 2018 New Letters Publication Award in Fiction, American Literary Review’s Creative Nonfiction Contest, 2018, and others. She has taught numerous classes and workshops in both traditional and nontraditional settings, including writing workshops for female adult survivors of sexual assault. She lives in coastal Maine.

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In the Event of Contact is a brilliant collection. Each story is its own unique gem—its own delightful and poignant experience for the reader. Rohan introduces us to her multi-layered characters, and in no time at all, we care deeply for them. She br ...more
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The Lockhart Women is the best novel I have read in a long, long while. This is a story so engaging and so well-written that at times I forgot I was actually reading. I lost myself in this book during the two days it took me to read it (I blew off my ...more
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"This book is a walk through an intense childhood, leading to adolescent angst, drugs, sex and in your face sadness. So detailed, I found myself envious of her so clear memories. I felt all of Gina's frantic life through her beautifully written words " Read more of this review »
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Sari Fordham’s Waiting for God to Notice blew me away. This book is lyrical and poetic. The story itself is so intriguing, and the author’s ability to tell it is beyond skillful. This book is so incredibly rich in place—Uganda—and the family bonds an ...more
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Adrienne Wallner’s debut poetry collection is fierce and unflinching. The writing is gorgeous and lyrical. Wallner blesses us with the voice of a woman in the wild, a woman untethered, a woman whose words I want to hear again and again.

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