Motherland is Gayle’s first collection of short stories, an homage to her Caribbean sisters at home and abroad. The narratives are compelling and the language spare, reflecting the make-do ethic of the characters she depicts.

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...it’s when the anger explodes outwardly that Gayle’s work shines brightest.

Desiree Cooper
Blood Orange Review
https://bloodorangereview.com/features/review-of-motherland-by-wandeka-gayle/