A NOTE FROM ANNIE
Welcome, dear book-lover! Are you searching for a potent and eclectic collection of books that speak to poetry, feminism, goddesses & witchery, and magical living in general? Here are my lifetime favorites, along with books by me, books by enchanting members of Poetry Witch Community, and all kinds of other surprises!
Purchasing your books through this shop supports indie bookstores and keeps Poetry Witch Community free to join for women and gender nonconforming poets, witches, and everyone in between.
If you have some favorite books that you think belong here, please drop me a note.
(Based in Europe? You can purchase through our U.K. Bookshop.)
Yours in love, magic, and poetry,
Annie Finch is a poet, translator, editor, and teacher. She is the author of six books of poetry, most recently Spells: New and Selected Poems. Finch, described in The Dictionary of Literary Biography as “a central figure in American poetry,” is recognized for her contemporary reclaiming of formal poetic craft and her mesmerizing poetry performances. Her poetry has appeared in the New York Times, Poetry Magazine, and the Penguin Book of Twentieth-Century American Poetry and has been translated into Arabic, Chinese, Farsi, French, Malayalam, Portuguese, Polish, Russian, and Spanish. Finch’s other works include influential essays, books, and anthologies on poetics, poetry-writing, feminism, and women’s earth-based spirituality. Educated at Yale and Stanford University, where she earned her Ph.D., Annie Finch has taught widely at universities and literary gatherings and now teaches through the Meter Magic Spiral in Poetry Witch Community. She has performed her poetry in India, Mexico, Africa, and throughout Europe. More at Annie's website.