Christine Deavel has published poems and essays, including the poetry collection Woodnote (Bear Star Press, 2012), which received the Washington State Book Award. From 1995 to 2016, Christine, along with her husband, J.W Marshall owned and operated Open Books, the poetry-only bookstore in Seattle.
She is a patient and family liaison at Seattle’s Harborview Medical Center.
Vicinity | Memoryall is her first play. You can listen to her sing her song, What the Moon Knows as part of the audio download for the book. She also appears in our film about Mary’s Dust along with Melinda Mueller, Laura Da’ and Kathleen Flenniken.
We are an independent press in Seattle, Washington. We publish collaborations between poets and artists of all types. We also have an interest in publishing contemporary Argentinian poetry in translation and supporting writers with an interest in Argentinian culture and Jewish history in Latin America. Gay-owned and queerly run.
RT @PlantAsylum These magnificent translations of S. Ocampo by Suzanne Jill Levine, Katie Lateef-Jan and Jessica Powell celebrate a shivery Surrealism of women and girls, twin-like friends, tenements, hairdressers, mirrors, dresses, stockings and gloves. Mind-altering! twitter.com/CityLightsBook…
@bluecactuspress Robert is working on some words about "The City of Dreadful Night", a long Victorian poem, very much about class, poverty, and living in a challenging world. It's being illustrated by Seattle artist, Shannon Supkay. A fresh look at an old poem.