The clouds overhanging the horizon are the color of coal, and…
Laura Long & Doug Van Gundy, Eds. Eyes Glowing at the
Edge of the Woods: Fiction and Poetry from West Virginia.
Morgantown, W.Va.: Vandalia Books, 2017. 368 pages.
Reviewed by Emily Masters
Eyes Glowing at the Edge of the Woods: Fiction and Poetry from West Virginia is a collection of short stories and poems from some of West Virginia’s best writers and poets. Edited by Laura Long and Doug Van Gundy, the anthology is an important contribution to Appalachian literature and provides a beautiful showcase of some of West Virginia’s limitless writing talent by featuring short stories and poetry from sixty-three writers and poets from all different walks of life but who share in common a connection to the Mountain State.Subscribe to read the full text.