A Wife Is a Hope Chest
Mineral Point Poetry Series, no. 5
General Release: October 31, 2017
“A wife is a hope chest in which you keep
the things you will need for a good life.”
The first full collection in the Mineral Point Poetry Series.
About the Author
Christine Brandel is a writer and photographer. Her work has recently appeared in Callisto, Public Pool, Under the Rader, Blue Fifth Review, and The Fem. She also writes a column on comedy for PopMatters and rights the world’s wrongs via her character Agatha Whitt-Wellington (Miss) at Everyone Needs An Algonquin. She currently lives in Bloomington, Indiana, where she teaches at a community college and serves as a hospice volunteer. More of her work can be found at clbwrites.com.