Welcome to the first of this week’s update for authors in the Cafe and Bookstore with recent reviews.
Ali Whitelock has been enjoying a great deal of publicity for her recently released poetry collection – And My Heart Crumples Like a Coke Can.
About And My Heart Crumples Like a Coke Can
Raw and beautiful and completely devoid of pretension, Ali Whitelock’s poems will speak to anyone who’s ever messed up, been confused, wished they’d done things differently; to anyone who’s had an affair and regretted it, who’s been loved completely but was too blind to see it.
One of the recent reviews for the collection
One of the wittiest, liveliest and most moving collections I’ve read in recent years. These poems are sassy, heart-wrenching and unforgettable. They evoke the best of Bukowski and Ginsberg while being the unique product of…
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