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Fiction. Horror. Women's Studies. MOTHER WALKED INTO THE LAKE, Alana I. Capria's second novel, merges fantasy, feminism, and horror into a brilliant but disturbing allegory on motherhood and mental illness. The story follows three children who come face-to-face with the consequences of their Mother's drowning. The novel explores the complicated nature of Motherhood and how ...more
Paperback, 1, 97 pages
Published December 5th 2017 by Kernpunkt Press
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Eddie Generous
Sep 04, 2017 rated it it was amazing
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From the first paragraph, Alana I. Capria sets a bleak and tense tone and never does she turn back. The delivery of this story is in a style of writing I’ve never seen before and holds onto this original, somewhat experimental, method throughout. It reads something like waves lapping at the shore (befitting I suppose given the title and subject matter). It is purposefully repetitive and the fluid repetition works to drive a stake through the heavy atmospheric visuals and
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Alana I. Capria is the author of "Mother Walked Into the Lake," "Wrapped in Red," and "Hooks and Slaughterhouse." She resides in Northern New Jersey with her husband and rabbit. Her website is http://alanaicapria.com