Ash Bowen

Ash Bowen is the author of The Even Years of Marriage (Winner, 2012 Orphic Prize, Dream Horse Press). His work has appeared in New England Review, Passages North, American Poetry Journal, Verse Daily, and elsewhere in print and online. He teaches creative writing and literature at Minot State University.


By Ash Bowen

I’ve sweated through the panting night.

I prowl the hills above the house
where you’ve hidden our daughter
from the fangs