Unmade in the Name of Beauty
Motherland: Poems | Sally Thomas | Able Muse Press
by Christian Leithart
Motherland is the first full-length book of poetry by Sally Thomas, who has written two chapbooks and contributed many poems to anthologies, journals, and magazines. It is a dense, fascinating collection that rewards rereading as it unfolds the layers of its title.
Sometime around the turn of the millennium, Thomas and her family mo…