A Midsummer Night's Press

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Independent poetry publisher, publishing primarily under three imprints: Fabula Rasa (mythic and fairy tale poetry), Body Language (for LGBT voices), and Periscope (poetry in translation). Also co-publishes the Sapphic Classics series with Sinister Wisdom Magazine.

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What Can I Ask
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016 by A Midsummer Night's Press. Categories: Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Poetry » Female authors
Elana Dykewomon's poetry bears witness to the lives of lesbians. These are poems that help us understand the contours of sexism, homophobia, racism, and anti- Semitism. And they are poems that illuminate what we can ask from and offer one another.
Crime Against Nature
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016 by A Midsummer Night's Press. Categories: Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Poetry » Female authors
The first title from Sapphic Classics, a co-edition between Sinister Wisdom Magazine and A Midsummer Night's Press to reprint seminal works of lesbian poetry.
Living as a Lesbian
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by A Midsummer Night's Press. Categories: Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Poetry » American poetry » African American
Living as a Lesbian is Cheryl Clarke’s paean to lesbian life. Filled with sounds from her childhood in Washington, DC, the riffs of jazz musicians, and bluesy incantations, Living as a Lesbian sings like a marimba, whispering “i am, i am in love with you.”


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