By Keetje Kuipers,Thomas Lux
Thomas Lux chosen this debut assortment as winner of BOA’s A. Poulin, Jr., Poetry Prize. In his foreword he writes, "I was once instantly struck by way of the confidence of mind's eye, the unusual cadences, and wild tune of those poems. we should always be completely happy that younger poets like Keetje Kuipers are making their voices heard no longer via tearing up the outdated language yet by means of making the outdated language new."
Keetje Kuipers, a local of the Northwest, earned her BA at Swarthmore collage and MFA on the collage of Oregon. A Stegner Fellow at Stanford college, she divides her time among Stanford and Missoula, Montana.
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