Lisa Williams

Lisa Williams is the author of three books of poems, including Gazelle in the House, published in 2014, and Woman Reading to the Sea, winner of the 2007 Barnard Women Poets Prize. She teaches at Centre College in Kentucky and is series editor for the University Press of Kentucky New Poetry and Prose Series.


We gave each thing its morning dew and went our little blade. / We put our feet on sand and glided ligaments and grains. . . .