The Best of the Best New Poets of 2011

Sara Michas-Martin, “Cage”

Michas-Martin’s poems are amazingly good, simply phrased but at the perfect pitch to devastate you when you’re not looking. See her bio below:

SARA MICHAS-MARTIN’s poems have recently appeared in The Believer, Harvard Review, Indiana Review, Denver Quarterly, Word/for Word and elsewhere. She is a former Stegner fellow and Jones lecturer at Stanford. She currently lives in Denver and teaches for Stanford’s Online Writers’ Studio and Goddard College. For more information please visit www.saramichas-martin.com.

Read some of her work at her website.