an excerpt of Her Read
Jennifer Sperry Steinorth is a poet, educator, interdisciplinary artist, and licensed builder. She is the author of A Wake with Nine Shades (Texas Review Press, 2019), a finalist for Foreword Review’s Best of Indie Press Award in Poetry, Forking the Swift (2010), and Her Read, A Graphic Poem (2021). Her poetry appears in Beloit Poetry Journal, The Colorado Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, The Missouri Review, New Ohio Review, Pleiades, Poetry Northwest, Quarterly West, Rhino and elsewhere. The recipient of grants from Vermont Studio Center, the Sewanee Writers Conference, and the MFA for Writers at Warren Wilson College, she lives in northern Michigan.