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A CBC "Canadian poetry collection to check out in spring 2021"

Run Riot

Ninety Poems in Ninety Days

by Ash Winters



Run Riot: Ninety Poems in Ninety Days is a raw, honest meditation on Winters’ struggles with addiction, sobriety, and self-acceptance. Like Carmen Maria Machado’s In the Dream House and Roxane Gay’s HungerRun Riot is a memoir about how one copes with and embodies trauma. Amidst scenes of profound vulnerability are surprising moments of levity that carry the poet and the reader through the darker days.”
—Read with Pride

Poetry • Published January 29, 2021

The Fifth: A Love(s) Story

M.P. Boisvert, Monica Meneghetti$22.95Quick View

Run Riot: Ninety Poems in Ninety Days

Ash Winters$18.00Quick View

Small Courage: A Queer Memoir of Finding Love and Conceiving Family

Jane Byers$24.95Quick View

Hammer of Witches

Kelly Rose Pflug-Back$18.00Quick View

Winter’s Cold Girls

Lisa Baird$18.00Quick View

Free to a Good Home: With Room for Improvement

Jules Torti$24.95Quick View

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Dagger Editions is currently accepting manuscripts for consideration.


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Leah Horlick recommends “Ritual Lights”

Jane Eaton Hamilton recommends “Where the Words End and My Body Begins”

Arleen Paré recommends “The True Story of Ida Johnson”

Michelle Doege recommends “Missed Her”


“What the Mouth Wants” listed on 2018 Over the Rainbow Recommended Book List

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