Pattie McCarthy


June 2022
5.25 x 5 |  28 pages

Handprinted linocut cover
Caligo Safe-Wash Relief Ink on French Paper Co. Recycled Construction 100 lb. Cardstock
Digitally printed interior on natural white 60 lb text
Hand sewn in natural twine

Note: Individually printed by hand in small batches, no two covers will be exactly alike. Expect minor variations in color across the edition. Thank you, readers, for your incredible support of Bloof’s handmade series. Full series subscriptions are sold out, but you can create your own custom bundle with the books that remain!

Limited to 150 numbered copies

Volume 5: Issue 1 (2022)
ISSN 2373-163X

Pattie McCarthy is the author of seven books of poetry and over a dozen chapbooks. She teaches literature and creative writing at Temple University where she is a non-tenure track associate professor. Pattie’s chapbook three tides is forthcoming from Bloof in 2022 as part of our 2022–2023 handmade chapbook series.

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the walk archive achieves
through accumulation—the soft

paths mossy or midden
yield a bit to each foot

each sweet thud          the walk
ends where the water

is challenging archival material

I bit my lips but
the crows cawed

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