Victoria Chang’s Poetry

“We don’t remember our birth, when a mother dies, it’s gone.” (River Sound Remembered, 499) Victoria Chang’s six poems in the Summer 2021 Issue of the Sewannee Review are hauntingly meditative. Reminiscent of the poetry of Andrea Gibson, the first four are quiet votives, deceptively brief. Each poem asks a question, directly or indirectly and leaves the reader staring at the words, … Read more