Crisis Chronicles Press is thrilled to cut loose this fine new chapbook by Ben Heins!

cover foto by Steven B. Smith

Cut Me Free is a brave and rich, lovingly handmade eighteen-page chapbook, a tasty word stew seasoned with astute erasure, pregnant margin variation and other deftly applied spices/devices.  Highlights include “Letter of Disaffiliation to Freedmans Lutheran Church,” “Delivering the Eviction Notice, Christmas Eve,” “Reconsidering the Single Father,” “I’ve Got This Grin You’ll See from Space When You Come Down” and “Songs from the Ruptured Amniotic Sac.”  Cut Me Free is in 8.5×11″ format and sidestaple bound using high quality Hollo’s card stock and faux ivory parchment paper.  Click here to read selections from this chapbook for free.

Get yours while supplies last.  Limited edition of 100 copies.  It’s a steal for only $5 from Crisis Chronicles Press, c/o John Burroughs, 3344 W. 105th Street #4, Cleveland, Ohio 44111. (Please add $2 for postage.)

Ben Heins is the author of Greatest Hits & B-Sides (Vagabondage Press, 2012). He graduated from Rosemont College in 2012 with an M.F.A. in poetry and from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania in 2008 with a B.A. in professional writing and a minor in English literature. He currently teaches at Rowan University and the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.  Find him at

ISBN: 978-1-940996-06-6