“Hard Packed Clay” by Joyce Compton Brown

Joyce Compton Brown’s new collection of poetry, Hard-Packed Clay (Red Hawk Press 2022),  takes readers on a downhome kind of journey through Southern cultural territory, with poems radiant with a strong sense of place and filled with exquisite, well-wrought language. Brown—a well-respected poet with many accolades—honors both small town life and rural Southerness with poems […]