Check out this week’s featured writer, Jennifer Sperry Steinorth, reading from her first full-length collection, A Wake with Nine Shades:

Jennifer Sperry Steinorth is a poet, educator, interdisciplinary artist, and licensed builder. Her first full-length book, A Wake with Nine Shades, was published by Texas Review Press in 2019. A hybrid text of visual poetry/erasure is forthcoming from TRP in 2021.  Her poetry has appeared in Alaska Quarterly, Beloit Poetry Journal, The Colorado Review, jubilat, Michigan Quarterly Review, Mid-American Review, New Ohio Review, Poetry Northwest, Quarterly West and elsewhere. She is the recipient of the Connecticut River Review Prize, a Writers@Work fellowship and grants from Vermont Studio Center, the Sewanee Writers Conference, and Warren Wilson College.   Connect at, facebook @JenSperrySteinorth and @HerRead, insta@jssread, twitter@JenSSread.  Purchase A Wake with Nine Shades at

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