Thursday, February 26, 2015

Interview with Aline Soules for Meditation of Woman

Come and join me as I talk with author Aline Soules about her prose poetry and fiction book Meditation on Woman and Evening Sun A Widows Journey on Stories From Unknown Authors at 1pm EST today.

Book Description of Meditations on Woman

These prose poems and flash fiction pieces work together to create a universal woman -- complex, multi-faceted, and fascinating.

  • Paperback: 82 pages
  • Publisher: Anaphora Literary Press (December 17, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1937536130
  • ISBN-13: 978-1937536138

Book Description of Evening Sun

Through her poems in Evening Sun, Aline Soules reflects on her journey through widowhood, chronicling her emotions--despair, anger, longing, love, reconciliation.

  • Paperback: 38 pages
  • Publisher: Andrew Benzie Books (May 29, 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0989758494
  • ISBN-13: 978-0989758499

Author Bio:
Aline Soules' work has appeared in journals, e-zines, and anthologies such as The MacGuffin, 100 Words, Literature of the Expanding Frontier, and Variations on the Ordinary. Her books: Meditation on Woman, published by Anaphora Literary Press, Dec. 2011; and The Size of the World (co-published with The Shape of the Heart), Plain View Press, 2005. Prose poems from Meditation on Woman previously appeared in Poetry Midwest, the Newport Review, the Kenyon Review, et al. Poems from her chapbook, Evening Sun, have appeared in Reed, Shaking Like a Mountain, The Houston Literary Review, et al. She earned an M. A. in English, an M.S.L.S. in Library Science, and an MFA in Creative Writing, this last from Antioch University Los Angeles. Her blog: Her twitter handle: @aline_elisabeth. She is also on facebook (, as is her latest book (


Meditation on Woman is a deep look into the mind of a woman through fifty-six meditations. Through ups and downs, and twists in turns in our lives, Aline captures every moment. Of life, of death, or just the everyday of living, the deepness of the fictional story is profound. She turns the simplest of events into something complex, memorable, and insightful, readers will walk away feeling endowed.

The Evening Sun-A Widow's Journey is heart wrenching yet relatable to others who have felt the authors pain.


  1. Thank you for being on my show today!

  2. It's a pleasure and privilege to join you today. I had a wonderful time writing both Meditation on Woman and, more recently, Evening Sun. I hope your audience enjoys our conversation.