Traci Brimhall

Traci Brimhall is the author of Our Lady of the Ruins and Rookery. She has received a National Endowment for the Arts literature fellowship and is an assistant professor of creative writing at Kansas State University. Her forthcoming collection, Saudade, will be published by Copper Canyon in November 2017.

June 13, 2017

Four poems from the Summer 2017 issue.

Beware the wolf always, but trust the witch
and the sugar-crash, the star-lore and wind

that shadows your cheeks with your lashes,
let the night swallow you whole again.