Kathryn Nuernberger

Kathryn Nuernberger is the author of the poetry collections RUE, The End of Pink, and Rag & Bone. She has also written the essay collections Brief Interviews with the Romantic Past and The Witch of Eye, forthcoming in 2021. She is an assistant professor in the MFA program at University of Minnesota.

On Alleys

Weeding cuticle deep in the loose soil mounded around the zinnia roots at the community farm and my hands tingle with the breathing. . .

On Error

Beyond the stained-glass glow of the library’s windowed wall was a garden of medicinal plants. Purple bells of foxglove and yellow buttons of calendula. . .