Julie Funderburk

Julie Funderburk is the author of the poetry collection The Door That Always Opens, from LSU Press, and a chapbook from Unicorn Press. The recipient of fellowships from the North Carolina Arts Council and the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, she has poems in Pleiades, Gracious: Poems from the 21st Century South, Cave Wall, and Hayden’s Ferry Review. She teaches at Queens University of Charlotte.

Lake Michigan

Your cloud line merging into lake line / you change by increments // strata of silvers and blues. . . .