Faculty member Laura Kasischke‘s poem “Game” appears in the current issue of Poetry.
Game
I thought we were playing a game
in a forest that day.
I ran as my mother chased me.
But she’d been stung by a bee.
Or bitten by a snake.
She shouted my name, which
even as a child I knew was not
“Stop. Please. I’m dying.”   …[Keep Reading]…
Laura is the author of the poetry collection Space, In Chains (2011, Copper Canyon Press) and The Raising: A Novel (2011, Harper Perennial).

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