Wednesday, November 23, 2016

CHANCE & CHOICE, forthcoming

Finishing Line Press   
PO Box 1626
Georgetown, KY 40324

            Finishing Line Press is proud to announce the publication of Chance & Choice:
            Melissa Crowe, author of Girl, Giant and editor of Beloit Poetry Journal says:In this wise and searching collection, Alice Bolstridge illuminates crucial connections between the animal, the human, and the cosmic. . . . The speaker of these poems makes herself kin to weasels and wildcats, to elephants mourning their dead, and to mythic figures by whose triumphs and failures we come to understand our own struggles, our own joys.” 

            Advance sales are greatly appreciated as they will determine press run and author award. Please preorder by sending to the above address $13.99 plus discounted shipping until January 13 of $2.99. Or order online at

Media Contact: Christen Kincaid, Editor, Finishing Line Press,
(859) 514-8966. 

Author Contact: Alice Bolstridge,

First Friday Art Walk, December 2 from 5:00 to 9: 00 PM, MORNING STAR ART & FRAMING, 422 Main Street, Presque Isle, will host Alice Bolstridge showing Alan Mountain's art including work not previously displayed in public. Music & light refreshments. 7:15 to 8:00, Alice will read from writing about art including poems from CHANCE & CHOICE. Silent auction. Profits from sales of art and from the book Oppression for the Heaven of It will be donated to the Foundation for Excellence in Mental Health Care, .

Alice, Ph. D. in English Literature, has poems, stories, and essays published in many magazines and anthologies. As Moore Bowen, she won the 2013 Kenneth Patchen Award for Experimental Fiction for Oppression for the Heaven of It, co authored with Alan Mountain, and published by JEF Books. Available at

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