I Was Trying to Describe What It Feels Like (Hardcover)
New and Selected Stories
Counterpoint LLC, 9781619028463, 400pp.
Publication Date: January 10, 2017
"I Was Trying to Describe What it Feels Like," from which the collection takes its title, is part love song, part fever dream--a voice demanding the ecstatic. Holland's stories do not indulge in easy emotions, and they keep to the blessedly blurred frontier between poetry and prose.