Lightning Falls in Love
- Kasischke writes poetry, novels, and YA novels
- Her novel The Life Before Her Eyeswas made into a movie starring Uma Thurman and Evan Rachel Wood
- She has a deep interest in fairy tales, and is especially inspired by Yeats’s renditions of Irish folk tales.
- Where Now: New and Selected
(Copper Canyon Press) was Longlisted for National Book Award for Poetry
- Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Space, in Chains
- Previous Kasischke books by Copper Canyon were well-reviewed by The New York Times, The Boston Review, and received numerous “Best Book of the Year” accolades.
- Has lived and worked in Michigan her entire life, and many of her poems draw from the suburban landscape of the Midwest.