ep 06. Cruel Choices and more


Alexis Rhone Fancher is an award winning poet and photographer. She has been published in Best American Poetry 2016, Rattle, Hobart, Verse Daily, Plume, Tinderbox, Cleaver, and elsewhere. Her books include: How I Lost My Virginity to Michael Cohen…, State of Grace: The Joshua Elegies, Enter Here, and Junkie Wife.

Next up? The Dead Kid Poems, the follow up to State of Grace, which will be published in early 2019.

Alexis’s photographs are published worldwide, including the covers of Witness, Heyday, and Pit-head Chapel, and a spread in River Styx. Since 2013, she has been nominated 22 times for the Pushcart Prize. Alexis is poetry editor of Cultural Weekly.

The poems in this episode are:

Cruel Choices -winner of the Pangolin Prize, nominated for The Pushcart Prize (pub in ASKEW, and in Amarylis, UK)

Keeping Things Cold (pub in Diode)

Snow Globe (pub in The MacGuffin)

You can find Alexis Rhone Fancher here -


Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/alexis.fancher

Website: www.alexisrhonefancher.com


Links to her books:

Junkie Wife - Moontide

Junkie Wife

Enter Here

State of Grace

How I lost my Virginity to Michael Cohen and Other Heart Stab Poems

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