The Branches, the Axe, the Missing
CHARLOTTE PENCE is a poet and critic who recently received her Ph.D. in creative writing from the University of Tennessee. She is the author of two chapbooks, one of which won Black Lawrence’s Black River Chapbook Award. The chapbook, The Branches, the Axe, the Missing, is scientific yet sexy, and explodes with startling imagery as it explores evolution, paranoid schizophrenia, and the nuclear family.
Pence, Charlotte, "The Branches, the Axe, the Missing" (2012). Faculty Research & Creative Activity. 149.