Praise for The Diminishing House:

The Diminishing House is a wonder of both human understanding and poetic craft.”


“These are more than simply poems of intense intelligence and complexity; every line contains intricate movements, always progressing, redefining, and delighting in language and sound…these are intricate contraptions, delicate and beautiful shapes.”

The Hollins Critic

“Beer’s virtuosity of form is a delight.”

New Letters

“Written with education and enlightenment, The Diminishing House is a cherishable collection.”

Midwest Book Review