Mount Hope Issue 4: Fall 2013

Page 87

This is the park that was never a forest until you found yourself lost there. This is how you thought the word park meant playground. This is the time you heard screaming in the woods but kept driving.

[85]

Kristin Maffei is a poet and editor living in New York City. She was educated at Sarah Lawrence College and the University of Oxford, and is currently a Goldwater Fellow in Poetry in the MFA program at New York University. She is an Associate Editor at Oxford University Press and co-founder of the collaborative literary ’zine Call & Response. Kristin is co-curator of the NYU Emerging Writers Series at KGB Bar. Her work has appeared in Underwater New York, qarrtsiluni, The Little Jackie Paper, In Flux, and on a few buses in Oxfordshire.

M OUNT HOPE


Issuu converts static files into: digital portfolios, online yearbooks, online catalogs, digital photo albums and more. Sign up and create your flipbook.