Finalist for the 2013 David Blair Chapbook Prize. The mountain that is grief moves for no one, but this collection contemplates what can be gleaned from standing firm and staring the stone down.
The mountain that is grief won’t move for us. But what healing can be gleaned from staring it down? Rachel Mckibbens carries all the loveliest ghosts on a journey through America’s Rustbelt in a vehicle constructed of aching imagery and the syntax of a distinct voice.