This limited-edition, hand-bound chapbook features poetry by BCP poet and publisher, Christina Butcher. It s a part of the BCP Chapbook Series, which pairs emerging writers with a BCP author who will mentor them through the publishing experience. Christina Butcher was paired with Lux Barker in summer 2018 to create this chapbook alongside Lux’s chapbook, There Must Be More Than This.
*PLEASE NOTE: the hand-bound, physical chapbooks have sold out. This is a DIGITAL edition which can be downloaded upon purchase.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Christina Butcher is a Chicana poet, publisher and veteran from New Mexico. She has a passion for storytelling and community involvement. She lives in Tacoma, Washington, where she writes and works as a bookseller at King’s Books. She’s also a teaching artist with Write253, a youth literacy non-profit. Christina’s debut poetry collection, Still Clutching Maps, was published in 2017 (Blue Cactus Press). Her poetry has appeared in Creative Colloquy, Papeachu Issue 3, Timberline Review, WA129+, and Milk Gallery. Christina’s journalism has appeared in City Arts, Grit City Magazine, Hilltop Action Journal, OLY ARTS, The Ranger, VOICE Magazine and Weekly Volcano. Follow Christina on Twitter @bluecactuspress and Instagram @ccthemighty.