Leah Souffrant earned an MFA from the Bennington Writing Seminars in poetry and a BA from Vassar College in Russian literature. Her poetry and book reviews appear in Poet Lore, Four Corners, Mudfish, can we have our ball back?, the Sarajevan journal Album, and the critical essay “Poetry: The Voice of Silence” has been published in Poets & Writers Magazine online edition. Souffrant currently coedits the literary journal Four Corners, and her poetry is forthcoming in an anthology of artists working in Switzerland, where she was Artist-in-Residence at Altes Spital in 2000. Souffrant teaches English at Baruch College of the City University of New York and conducts community poetry workshops in Brooklyn, where she lives.
|[It’s only when I look at trees]